Proceedings of the workshop: "The biological treatment of biodegradable waste - technical aspects", 8 - 10 April 2002, Brussels
The EU has recently adopted legislation to reduce the amount of biodegradable waste that is land filled. This begs the question of how this waste is going to be dealt with and what kind of management options available have a higher potential for sustainability. Experience shows that biological treatment (composting and anaerobic digestion) coupled with a "clean" waste input can allow the production of soil improvers of high quality. Some of the papers in this volume show that compost can be of help in fixing carbon in the soil.
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 20517 EN (2003), 455pp. Free of charge
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