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Organic Waste Recycling

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
  Practical Action has published a technical guide on organic waste recycling. The guide presents a summary of organic waste types, sources and methods of processing. The guide is available on line and for free.

Compost Quality Standards & Guidelines in America

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The report examines the history of compost appreciation,and particularly looks at the emerging awareness of the need to distinguish composts from other re-cycled wastes and common fertilizers. Without such distinguishing features, compost sales may lag...

Marketing Compost: A guide for Compost Producers in Low and Middle-Income Countries

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The guide describes a marketing approach to composting, and is intended to help compost producers run more viable initiatives by unlocking the value of their product. The handbook does not cover everything there is to know about marketing, but starts...

Regional Recycling Backyard Composting Guide

posted on 23 September 2010 by Anonymous
The guide provides all the useful information needed for backyard composting. It has been published by the Regional Recycling Group of California. The guide provides insights on the following issues: The Essentials of Successful Composting...

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...