Waste Conversion, Re-processed

Staley, Bryan
October 2011
Waste Age Expert Blog;10/17/2011, p1
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The article explores some of the challenges for converting municipal solid waste (MSW) to biofuels and other value-added products. Some of the most promising conversion technologies are pyrolysis, steam gasification and plasma gasification. Among the challenges of converting MSW to biofuels are demonstrating scalability, gasification technologies having specific feedstock requirements, and the required moisture content of incoming waste.


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