Energy or compost from green waste? - A CO(2) - based assessment.

  title={Energy or compost from green waste? - A CO(2) - based assessment.},
  author={Martin Kranert and Ralf Gottschall and Christian Bruns and Gerold Hafner},
  journal={Waste management},
  volume={30 4},
Green waste is increasingly extracted from the material recycling chain and, as a result of the financial subsidy arising from the German renewable energy law for the generation of energy from renewable raw materials; it is fed into the energy recovery process in biomass power stations. A reduction in climate relevant gases is also linked to the material recovery of green waste - in particular when using composts gained from the process as a new raw material in different types of potting… CONTINUE READING