WTERT-India is co-founded by the National Environmental Engineering Research
Institute (NEERI) and the Earth Engineering Center of Columbia University.
Print Friendly

Sustainable Solid Waste Management in India by Ranjith Annepu (January, 2012)

This study examined the present status of waste management in India, its effects on public health and the  environment, and the prospects of  introducing improved means of disposing municipal solid waste (MSW) in India. The systems and techniques discussed are Informal and Formal  Recycling, Aerobic Composting  and Mechanical Biological Treatment, Small Scale Biomethanation, Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF), Waste-to-Energy Combustion (WTE), and Landfill Mining (or Bioremediation).

A blog based on this report is http://SWMIndia.blogspot.com/

This entry was posted in Publication. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

 

 

Reports


1. Report of the Task Force on Waste to Energy (Volume I) (In the context of Integrated MSW Management) Click Here
2. Report of the Task Force on Waste to Energy (Volume II) Click Here


3. Energy from Waste – Clean, efficient, renewable: Transitions in combustion efficiency and NOx controlClick Here