Anaerobic treatment of synthetic organic wastes by J. C. Hovious

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Statementby J. C. Hovious, J. A. Fisher [and] R. A. Conway. [Prepared] for the Office of Research and Monitoring, Environmental Protection Agency.
SeriesWater pollution control research series
ContributionsFisher, John A., joint author., Conway, Richard A., joint author., United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research and Monitoring.
LC ClassificationsTD899.C5 H68
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Paginationxi, 202 p.
Number of Pages202
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Open LibraryOL5390692M
LC Control Number72602044

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ANAEROBIC TREATMENT OF SYNTHETIC ORGANIC WASTES by J. Hovious J. Fisher R. Conway Union Carbide Corporation Chemicals and Plastics Division Research and Development Department South Charleston, West Virginia for the OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND MONITORING ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY Project # DIS January For sale by the.

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Synthetic organic fraction (plastic etc.) Slow decay organic fraction Slow decay organic fraction Biogas Easy degradable organic fraction Synthetic organic fraction (plastic etc.) Water Mineral The anaerobic degradation of the organic fraction, so-called „methanization“, represents an increasing portion of sustain-able waste treatment.

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This thesis examines in depth anaerobic digestion (AD) technologies in order to. Anaerobic digestion of animal wastes, in which microorganisms break down organic materials in the absence of oxygen, is one of the most promising waste treatment technologies.

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It begins with a basic coverage of chemistry and biochemistry, environmental chemical processes, and. Lu, X., Jin, W., Xue, S. et al. Effects of waste sources on performance of anaerobic co-digestion of complex organic wastes: taking food waste as an Cited by: 4.

We will start with the basics of two very common organic waste treatment technologies: composting and anaerobic digestion. We then continue with technologies that are currently less common in practice: vermicomposting, waste processing using black soldier fly larvae, and thermochemical conversion.

Treatment of Organic Waste Yes-Sun Environmental Biotech John Lee, Technical Department Edited & Revised in April, Slideshare uses cookies to improve functionality and performance, and to provide you with relevant advertising. Organic Waste for Biogas Production.

Production of biogas (methane-rich) by anaerobic digestion of organic waste provides a versatile energy source; methane can be used for the generation of renewable heat, electricity and fuel in replacement for fossil fuels, thus contributing to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and slowing down the climate change.

The organic waste management alternatives investigated by the study included leaving organic waste mixed in with residual waste and then processing it at an incineration or mechanical-biological treatment facility. However, organic waste recycling is only ecologically advantageous if the waste is treated using state of the art techniques and if.

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2/39 Anaerobic digestion AD of organic waste to CH 4 is a mature process used within full-scale facilities worldwide. However CH 4 is a low-value product, thus to make ADs more attractive, additional revenues besides CH 4 are needed to improve the feasibility of the Size: 3MB. Historical records indicate that biogas derived from anaerobic digestion was used to heat bath water in Assyria during the 10th century B.C.

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• Collection of mixed municipal solid waste including organic wastes, followed by mechanical separation of any recyclables at a mechanicalbiological treatment (MBT) plant. The organic fraction of municipal solid waste is then either composted, or anaerobically digested for.

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Anaerobic digestion is particularly suited to organic material, and is commonly used for industrial effluent, wastewater and sewage sludge treatment.

Anaerobic digestion, a simple process, can greatly reduce the amount of organic matter which might otherwise be destined to be dumped at sea, [69] dumped in landfills, or burnt in incinerators. The Role of Anaerobic Digestion Technology in Treating Organic Waste The UK journey towards a circular economy and the role of waste treatment technology The role that Anaerobic Digestion is playing in treating organic waste streams food processing wastes.

Organic Waste Treatment As biodegradable organic waste or contaminants usually do not require pH control of their effluent, they can be easily treated using aerobic methods like Aerated Lagoons. This water treatment method efficiently treats nontoxic wastewater .It is necessary to treat the organic wastes in order to maintain clean and green environment.

Anaerobic digestion is a process where the organic wastes are completely degraded to form biogas which has the composition of Methane, Carbon di oxide and traces of Hydrogen sulphide, Ammonia, Hydrogen and Nitrogen, Water vapour, etc. Anaerobic digestion of food wastes in the U.S.

is a developing market that is poised for continued growth in many regions. Although solid waste anaerobic digestion facilities are just starting to emerge, haulers and their customers may see some benefits if the development trend continues.

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