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Overview: A Guide To New And Emerging Food Waste Technologies

What is the difference between anaerobic or aerobic digestion?  What is thermal hydrolysis or pyrolysis? Great Forest has put together a detailed overview of various new and emerging food waste technologies that might be viable alternatives to the current practice of landfilling food waste.  The guide – “New And Emerging Food Waste Recycling Technologies” – will help you make … Continue reading Overview: A Guide To New And Emerging Food Waste Technologies

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Fact Sheet: E-Waste (Electronic Waste) and Universal Waste

How Big is the Problem? Regulations What You Should Do Additional Solutions How is E-Waste Recycled? How is Universal Waste Recycled? What is Electronic waste or E-Waste? The EPA defines electronic waste, or e-waste, as used electronics that are nearing the end of their useful life. Examples:  Computers and peripherals (monitors, keyboards, printers, scanners, fax … Continue reading Fact Sheet: E-Waste (Electronic Waste) and Universal Waste

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Organics: A Guide For Businesses and Organizations

Organics make up the largest component of Municipal Solid Waste – about 34% of waste generated. Organic materials decomposing in landfills or burned in incinerators have a direct impact on climate change. Emissions from methane are 72% more powerful than carbon in increasing global temperatures. Diverting organics helps to reduce climate impact and will position your … Continue reading Organics: A Guide For Businesses and Organizations

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