Solid Waste Articles

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Holcim: SRF production with UNTHA shredders in Vietnam

by UNTHA Shredding Technology GmbH  (Aug. 6, 2015)

Work is underway to commission a Solid Recovered Fuel (SRF) manufacturing plant in Vietnam, for one of the world’s leading cement and aggregates specialists, Holcim. The plant will process solid footwear production waste from the country’s main shoe factory, to create a fossil fuel substitute that will power Holcim’s local ...

Effect of organic fouling on micro-pollutant rejection in membrane bioreactor treating municipal solid waste landfill leachate

by IWA Publishing  (Aug. 6, 2015)

Effect of membrane fouling on the removal of micro-pollutants from municipal solid waste landfill leachate, i.e. 4-methyl-2,6-di-tert-butylphenol (BHT), bisphenol A (BPA), and bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP), in membrane bioreactor (MBR) was investigated. Modifications of membrane surface properties were analyzed to determine their ...

Effect of organic loading rate on the performance of two-stage anaerobic digestion of the organic fraction of municipal solid waste (OFMSW)

by IWA Publishing  (Jul. 24, 2015)

Two-stage anaerobic digestion of the organic fraction of municipal solid waste (OFMSW) was carried out: hydrolysis and acidogenesis in a continuous anaerobic hydrolytic leach bed (AHLB) reactor loaded at different rates (Bv = 3.8–7 gVSSL−1d−1) and methanogenesis of leachates, diluted with municipal wastewater in an ...

Shimadzu Guide to US EPA Method 8260 for analysis of volatile organic compounds in groundwater and solid waste

by Shimadzu Scientific Instruments Inc  (Jul. 1, 2015)

Environmental contamination has been at the forefront of government policy and regulation since the US EPA was established in 1970. Over the years the US EPA has developed, published, and updated multiple methods for analysis of environmental pollutants, and single-quadrupole gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC/MS) has long been the ...

Through Briquetting Project Recycling of Biomass Waste

by JK BioEnergy  (May 23, 2015)

As we know, now a days huge amount of agro forestry waste are produced. So,it is necessary to manage the waste in the efficient manner. Jay khodiyar Machine Tools came up with the solution of this problem. We are manufacturing the biomass briquetting plant. This Briquetting Machine uses the agro forestry waste as a raw material and produces the ...

Impact on sludge inventory and control strategies using the benchmark simulation model no. 1 with the Bürger-Diehl settler model

by IWA Publishing  (May 18, 2015)

An improved one-dimensional (1-D) model for the secondary clarifier, i.e. the Bürger-Diehl model, was recently presented. The decisive difference to traditional layer models is that every detail of the implementation is in accordance with the theory of partial differential equations. The Bürger-Diehl model allows accounting for ...

Difficult Complex Decisions For Coal-fired Power Plant Operators

by The McIlvaine Company  (Apr. 15, 2015)

Changing fuel prices, government regulations and technology all combine to make decision making difficult for operators and developers of coal-fired power generation facilities around the world. Power plant designers in developing countries face new local environmental regulations plus additional requirements stipulated by lenders such as the ...

HydroThane T&C case study

by HydroThane STP BV  (Apr. 14, 2015)

Application in Dairy Industry Technology & Contracting On January 2011 HydroThane has been awarded with a contract to supply design and the anaerobic hardware but also all auxiliary equipment and project management/supervision services for the dairy of TYRAS in Greece. Having the aim to achieve the required quality standard, the local civil ...

Exploring America’s hidden recycling industry

by Ensia  (Mar. 19, 2015)

The World Bank estimates that by 2025, some 6 million tonnes of solid waste will be generated each day around the world — nearly double what’s produced today. By 2100 that number could hit 11 million. A Smithsonian magazine article from 2013 went so far as to ask if we were on the path to “ ...

Škvorec WWTP in Czech Republic - Case Study

by AMCON Inc.  (Mar. 5, 2015)

Client's voice Since we had installed VOLUTE Dewatering Press in our waste water treatment plant I realized how much time we were wasting using dewatering bags. VOLUTE doesn´t need my presence and works fully automatically. I don´t sometimes even know that there is a dewatering unit in operation. Dewatering Data Sludge Type: Waste ...

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