Solid Waste Articles

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SRF Refining (Solid Recovered Fuels), Austria - Case Study

by Redwave a Division of BT-Wolfgang Binder GmbH  (Feb. 4, 2015)

Customer Mullex-Umwelt-Sauberung-GmbH was founded in 1980 and is working in the field of waste collection, waste sorting, waste processing and waste disposal. The company operates at three locations in Styria and currently employs around 90 people. Situation The demand from the main customer of the solid recovered fuel after removal of chlorine ...

Gaseous emissions during concurrent combustion of biomass and non-recyclable municipal solid waste

by Protea Limited  (Jan. 26, 2015)

Abstract Background: Biomass and municipal solid waste offer sustainable sources of energy; for example to meet heat and electricity demand in the form of combined cooling, heat and power. Combustion of biomass has a lesser impact than solid fossil fuels (e.g. coal) upon gas pollutant emissions, whilst energy recovery from municipal solid waste is ...

Bio-Stabilization of MSW in Argentina - Case Study

by Managed Organic Recyling, Inc  (Jan. 5, 2015)

Largest Landfill in South America uses the Covered Aerated Static Pile (CASP) composting system to Bio-Stabilize 400 tons/day of Mix Solid Waste (MSW) derived from the landfill sparation facility. 2500 tons of un-separated MSW arrives daily from the City of Buenos Aries and the surronding area (population 12 million). Roughly 65 percent of the ...

SRF Refining (Solid Recovered Fuels) Thermoteam – Austria case study

by Redwave a Division of BT-Wolfgang Binder GmbH  (Feb. 4, 2015)

Customer Thermoteam is a join! venture of Lafarge and Saubermacher. The business objective is the production of Solid Recovered Fuels (SRF) at the location of Retznei (South of Styria) close to the cement works of Lafarge in Austria. Thermoteam has capacity and permission to process 99,500 tonnes of waste per year. The input material varies ...

Management of organic content in municipal solid waste - a case study of Lahore

by Inderscience Publishers  (Jan. 20, 2015)

Poor solid waste management (SWM) is one of the leading obstacles for absolute clean and healthy environment. Growing economy of Lahore has rapidly increased growth rate which in turn has flared solid waste generation. Municipal solid waste is contributing heavily to air, water and land pollution and a major portion of municipal waste is organic. ...

Urban environmental services: valuing the environmental benefits of solid waste recycling in Brazil

by Inderscience Publishers  (Jan. 20, 2015)

Taking into account environmental and economic aspects, this research aims at estimating the environmental services produced by municipal solid waste (MSW) recycling. The text values the urban environmental services associated with the recycling of steel, aluminium, paper, plastic and glass present in MSW in Brazil. Estimates indicate that ...

Modeling the household water consumption and solid waste generation in urban areas of developing countries by means of socioeconomic variables

by IWA Publishing  (Dec. 15, 2014)

The paper proposes two predictive models for water consumption and solid waste generation based on socioeconomic variables. These models were developed based on socioeconomic, water consumption and solid waste generation data from Belo Horizonte and validated for the city of Porto Alegre, confirming the intrinsic correlation between per capita ...

Pro-X Nutraceuticals, a Roex company, triples mixing capacity, reduces labor and waste

by Munson Machinery Co., Inc.  (Dec. 9, 2014)

A former athlete and body builder named Rod Burreson searched for non-pharmaceutical supplements to enhance his physical condition, but none met his quality requirements, prompting him to develop and personally test his own formulations. Based on the health benefits he experienced, Burreson started a company in 1994 called Roex, Inc., that used ...

Biogen invests in fleet of seven UNTHA food waste shredders for AD

by UNTHA UK  (Nov. 6, 2014)

Biogen has recently invested in two new UNTHA RS40 shredders, to support the company’s rapidly expanding AD operations within the UK. Interested to discover what Biogen thinks of UNTHA’s shredding technology, we got chatting to a Biogen spokesperson… What UNTHA shredding technology have you invested in to date? We currently ...

Alcázar de San Juan Waste Management plant, Spain - Case Study

by TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)  (Nov. 6, 2014)

The Alcázar De San Juan Waste Management Plant Now Has Four Titech Autosort Units The latest remodeling of the Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) Management Plant in Alcázar de San Juan (Ciudad Real, Spain) includes two new TITECH autosort 4 optical sorting units. Overview The Municipal ...

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