Additives aided composting of green waste: effects on organic matter degradation, compost maturity, and quality of the finished compost.

@article{Gabhane2012AdditivesAC,
  title={Additives aided composting of green waste: effects on organic matter degradation, compost maturity, and quality of the finished compost.},
  author={Jagdish Gabhane and S P M Prince William and Rajnikant Bidyadhar and Priya Bhilawe and Duraisamy Anand and Atul Narayan Vaidya and Satish R Wate},
  journal={Bioresource technology},
  year={2012},
  volume={114},
  pages={382-8}
}
The effect of various additives such as fly ash, phosphogypsum, jaggery, lime, and polyethylene glycol on green waste composting was investigated through assessing their influence on microbial growth, enzymatic activities, organic matter degradation, bulk density, quality of finished compost including gradation test, heavy metal analysis, etc. A perusal of… CONTINUE READING