It is hoped that this book will promote an appreciation of the environmental problems, energy demand and resources, the economics and risks involved that are essential to define the role of waste-to-energy systems in the future.
Overview. Community methane systems. Wastewater treatment and biomass production by floating aquatic macrophytes. Wastewater treatment using combined anaerobic filtration and hydroponics. Anaerobic digestion. Microbial hydrolysis of lignocellulosic materials. Biogasification kinetics of biomass/waste blends. Anaerobic digestion development. Utilization of anaerobic digester residue. Systems analysis of MSW biogasification.