Composting : Yard and Municipal Solid Waste book cover
1st Edition

Yard and Municipal Solid Waste



ISBN 9781566762830
Published February 3, 1995 by CRC Press
152 Pages

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Book Description

This book aims to aid decision-makers in planning, siting, designing, and operating composting facilities. It is also useful to citizens, regulators, consultants, and vendors interested in the composting of yard trimmings and municipal solid waste.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Planning 2. Basic Composting Principles 3. Collection Methods 4. Processing Methods, Technologies, and Odor Control 5. Facility Siting and Design 6. The Composting Process: Environmental, Health, and Safety Concerns 7. State Legislation and Incentives 8. Potential End Users 9. Product Quality and Marketing 10. Community Involvement 11. Economics

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