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Advantages of Recycling Plastic

Advantages of Plastic Recycling In today’s world, Waste Management including plastic recycling has become veryimportant for us. The ever growing amount of waste produced by households andindustries on a daily basis has dire consequences...

Use of Plastic Wastes in the Construction of Roads

Bitumen is a useful binder for road construction and elastomers like natural rubber, crumb rubber, SBR, etc. as well as plastomeric substances like Polyethylene, Ethylene Vinyl Acetate and Ethylene Butyl Acrylates are mixed with bitumen to modify...

Waste to Ethanol

Reuse and recycling of wastes has great economical promise. Industrial woody waste, agricultural wastes, pruned branches, bagasse and chaff can be gainfully recycled to produce Ethanol. The Technology centers round recycling, material recovery...
Waste Utilisation in Tanneries

Waste Utilisation in Tanneries

Clean Process technologies and waste utilization in tanneries It is being increasingly recognized that end of pipe solutions are not the ultimate strategy for waste management. Economic instruments have a major role to play. These also include...

Generating Power by Waste Management in US

Waste Management Inc. in 2009 broke ground on a $10 million plant in McMinnville that will create enough electricity from garbage to power 2,500 homes. The plant will be located in the company’s Riverbend Landfill west of McMinnville and is...

Environmental Performance Rating of Distilleries in UP

It is time tested by now that the future of Pollution Control and Environmental Management in any country does not rest solely on regulatory mechanisms. Voluntary and participatory mechanisms have to play bigger roles. Wastage have to be minimized,...

Utilisation of Distillery spent Wash in Agriculture

Distillery Spent Wash Distillery spent wash is a highly polluting effluent generated from fermentation of molasses to produce alcohol. Molasses based distilleries may have a very high BOD and COD. The recalcitrant nature of spent wash is due...

Fly Ash utilization in India

Global Coal reserves are expected to last another 200 years. India also has a vast coal reserve of 211 billion tones making coal one of the most extensively used fossil fuel for generating power. With 40 % to 50% ash content in Indian, coal...

Management of Spent Wash in Distilleries

Indian Distillery Industry India is a major producer of Potable and Industrial Alcohol. The majority of distilleries use molasses as a feed stock. Some distilleries are grain based. Apart from its use in beverage, medicines, pharmaceuticals...

Silicon from Rice husk

Rice Husk and Silica Rice husk is one of the highest produced agricultural process residues. Almost 1.2×108 tons of rice husk is generated across the globe. This huge amount of waste is an environmental nuisance. Rice husk is traditionally...