Parameters affecting the composting process

In order to control and optimize the biokinetics of the composting process to produce a compost of desired quality, it is important to understand the factors that inÀuence the process. A composting matrix is an ecosystem of interdependent interactions between biotic...

The composting process: an overview

Although there is no universally accepted definition of composting, Haug (1993) uses a practical definition of the process, which provides all the main points to obtain a successful process: “Composting is the biological decomposition and stabilization of organic...

Cocomposting

From our paper in Biodegradation Influence of different co-substrates biochemical composition on raw sludge co-composting. Ruggieri, L; Gea, T; Artola, A; Sanchez, A. BIODEGRADATION, 19 (3): 403-415 JUN 2008 The treatment of organic solid waste to obtain compost –...