Energy from solid waste utilization

proceedings of the Sixth Annual Northeastern Regional Antipollution Conference (ANERAC) : a new source of materials, energy, and jobs, solid wastes processing, College of Engineering, University of Rhode Island, July 8 and 9, 1975 by North Eastern Regional Antipollution Conference (6th 1975 University of Rhode Island)

Publisher: Technomic Pub. Co. in Westport, Conn

Written in English
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  • Recycling (Waste, etc.) -- Congresses.,
  • Refuse as fuel -- Congresses.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementeditors, Stanley M. Barnett, Donald Sussman, C. J. Wilson.
ContributionsBarnett, Stanley M., Sussman, Donald., Wilson, C. J.
LC ClassificationsTD794.5 .N67 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination418 p. :
Number of Pages418
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5213461M
ISBN 10087762190X
LC Control Number75043007

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Book Description. This title includes a number of Open Access chapters. The twenty-first century world faces several enormous challenges: how to mitigate climate change, meet a growing energy demand without relying on fossil fuels, and manage the escalating quantities of solid waste generated by cities around the world. ENERGY AND ECONOMIC VALUE OF MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE (MSW), INCLUDING NON-RECYCLED PLASTICS (NRP), CURRENTLY LANDFILLED IN THE FIFTY STATES EXECUTIVE SUMMARY This Report is an update of the Earth Engineering Center (EEC) Report to the American Chemistry Council (ACC) which was based on U.S. data andFile Size: 1MB. Molten Salt Reactors is a comprehensive reference on the status of molten salt reactor (MSR) research and thorium fuel utilization. There is growing awareness that nuclear energy is needed to complement intermittent energy sources and to avoid pollution from fossil fuels. reducing solid waste pollution and creates pollution free and clean environment. Various methods are practiced to control solid waste pollution as composting, recycling, incineration, pyrolysis, disposal, landfills etc. Hence, solid waste management reduces or controls the solid waste pollution and its hazardous effects.

The course deals with the production of energy from different types of wastes through thermal, biological and chemical routes. It is intended to help the young scientific professionals to keep their knowledge upgraded with the current thoughts and newer technology options along with their advances in the field of the utilization of different types of wastes for energy production.

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Aravind Sam, Debabrata Barik, in Energy from Toxic Organic Waste for Heat and Power Generation, Methods of Energy Recovery From Wastes. The other way of waste utilization is to recover energy they contain with them.

The most used energy recovery methods are thermal conversions (incineration, fast and slow pyrolysis, gasification, production of refuse derived fuel (RDF)).

@article{osti_, title = {Solid wastes: origin, collection, processing, and disposal}, author = {Mantell, C.L.}, abstractNote = {Waste management for municipal, industrial, and agricultural solid wastes is discussed in terms of: statistics on solid waste production; waste management legislation; waste disposal methods; waste recycling; particulate collection and waste processing.

@article{osti_, title = {Energy from solid wastes}, author = {Cheremisinoff, P N and Morresi, A G}, abstractNote = {Solid wastes present both a troublesome and expensive disposal problem and a potential source of energy. The purpose of this book is to alert engineers, managers, and others to the possibilities of wastes as an energy source.

Waste Material Utilization: Reuse, Recycle, Energy Recovery. Recycling is an integral part of any waste management system as it represents a key utilization alternative to reuse and energy recovery (Waste-to-Energy).

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A book review on the different types of wastes that are generated from pulp and paper industry is made. The different directions for utilization of the various types of wastes are analyzed as well.

Energy from municipal solid waste. Municipal solid waste (MSW), often called garbage, is used to produce energy at waste-to-energy plants and at landfills in the United States. MSW contains. Biomass, or biogenic (plant or animal products), materials such as paper, cardboard, food waste, grass clippings, leaves, wood, and leather products.

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Waste-to-energy (WtE) or energy-from-waste (EfW) is the process of generating energy in the form of electricity and/or heat from the primary treatment of waste, or the processing of waste into a fuel is a form of energy WtE processes generate electricity and/or heat directly through combustion, or produce a combustible fuel commodity, such as methane, methanol, ethanol.

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