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Global Waste Trade and its Effects on Landfills in Developing Countries

Author Ms. Mariam George Global Waste Trade and its Effects on Landfills in Developing Countries Abstract Globally, solid waste is generated in the billions of tonnes every year, governments and...

Treatment Methods for Reducing Nitrogen Content in Landfill Leachate

AuthorMs. Giulia PristeràTreatment Methods for Reducing Nitrogen Content in Landfill LeachateAbbreviationsAC=Activated CarbonAOB=Ammonium-Oxidizing BacteriaAOP=Advanced Oxidation ProcessesBNR=Biological Nitrogen RemovalCOD=Chemical Oxygen DemandDO=Dissolved OxygenGHG=Greenhouse GasMAP=Magnesium Ammonium PhosphateNOB=Nitrite-Oxidizing BacteriaRO=Reverse OsmosisSNAD=Simultaneous Partial Nitrification, Anammox and DenitrificationTIN=Total...

Landfill gas-to-energy conversion power plants

Landfill gas is a product that is released during the fermentation of organic substances under anaerobic conditions (without oxygen). It is a high-energy fuel that can substitute fossil fuel. Depending...
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