Start a Business: Vemi-Composting

posted on 23 September 2010 by Anonymous
The Department of Trade and Industry, thought the Bureau of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise development, of the Philippines has published a guide for starting your own vermi-compost business. Important information is provided with regards to:...

Solid Waste Management in Nepal

posted on 15 October 2010 by ihaenen
This paper, produced by Water Aid, provides an overview of a range of waste management related themes for the case of Nepal. The report presents information on the following topics: Integrated Solid Waste Management Waste Collection...

Florida's Online Composting Center

posted on 20 October 2010 by Anonymous
The page provides useful tutorials on what is composting  and how to do home composting. It also provides useful information on composting bins and a series of links for more information on the topic.

The Compost Tumbler

posted on 20 October 2010 by Anonymous
The web page presents a detailed analysis of the tumbler composter, an innovative type of composting bin that rotates, together with the different types of tumbling composters that exist and helps you understand which is the best type for your home...

A whirlwind tour of issues relating to household waste and composting: A teacher's guide

posted on 28 January 2011 by Anonymous
Waste Watch, a UK based charity organization has published a four pager teacher's guide which provides basic information for composting and household waste, addressing primary years and secondary years. A selective country overview is also...

Key Facts on World's First Carbon Trading Based on a Composting Project

posted on 22 March 2011 by Anonymous
Waste Concern has published an interesting fact sheet about the first carbon credits from a composting project in Dhaka City in Bangladesh. The company created, WWR Bio Fertilizer Bangladesh Ltd., is a joint venture between Waste Concern and other...

Low Cost - Zero Waste Municipality Project

posted on 11 January 2012 by Anonymous
The project aims at developing an integrated Zero-waste management system for Municipalities that is based on the principles of re-use, recycling and reduce of waste that ends up in landfills and dumps. To tackle this challenge, the project will...

Sustainable Valorisation of Organic Urban Waste

posted on 6 March 2012 by Anonymous
The publication Sustainable valorisation of organic urban wastes presents some examples of recent attempts to manage organic waste sustainably in the African context. It contains three case examples of compost production. These include...

Organic Waste Publications

posted on 6 March 2012 by Anonymous
WASTE advisers on urban environment and development provide for free a wide range of publications regarding the organic waste fraction. Amongst other the following are included: Fact Sheet on Anaerobic Digestion The Organic Waste Flow in...

Reclaiming and Recirculating Urban Natures: Integrated Organic Waste Management in Diadema, Brazil

posted on 14 June 2012 by Anonymous
This paper helps to fill this thematic gap by using urban political ecology as a lens for analyzing flows of food waste in the Brazilian city of Diadema. The marginal urban poor in Diadema, as in most other cities in Brazil, lack access to affordable...