Organic Waste Recycling: Technology and Management
by Chongrak Polprasert
Publisher: IWA Publishing 2007
Number of pages: 538
This book covers the principles and practices of technologies for the control of pollution originating from organic wastes (e.g. human faeces and urine, wastewater, solid wastes, animal manure and agro-industrial wastes) and the recycling of these organic wastes into valuable products such as fertilizer, biofuels, algal and fish protein and irrigated crops.
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