Waste Management and Energy

Waste management and Energy

Waste management and energy recovery are directly related to mitigation efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and thus contribute to ameliorate climate change and global warming. Here are some aspects.

HERE is an introduction to waste management and energy recovery (Wikipedia). Here is a picture of a waste treatment plant in Germany:



HERE is the EPA site on Solid Waste Management and Greenhouse Gases, with reports on


The Blue Economy by Gunter Pauli 

The waste of one product becomes the input to create a new cash flow.

Quick video

A longer video on the Blue Economy en francais


Article by Larry Danos (UU-UNO) on Waste Management  

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And HERE is a great video from U. N. University on a small machine that turns plastics into oil.


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Last edit 18Oct2016


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