The potential of near infrared reflectance spectroscopy (NIRS) for the estimation of agroindustrial compost quality.

@article{GlvezSola2010ThePO,
  title={The potential of near infrared reflectance spectroscopy (NIRS) for the estimation of agroindustrial compost quality.},
  author={Luis N G{\'a}lvez-Sola and Raul Moral and Ma Dolores P{\'e}rez-Murcia and Aurelia P{\'e}rez-Espinosa and Ma Angeles Bustamante and Encarnaci{\'o}n Mart{\'i}nez-Sabater and Concepci{\'o}n Paredes},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={2010},
  volume={408 6},
  pages={1414-21}
}
Composting is an environmentally friendly alternative for the recycling of organic wastes and its use is increasing in recent years. An exhaustive monitoring of the composting process and of the final compost characteristics is necessary to certify that the values of compost characteristics are within the limits established by the legislation in order to obtain a safe and marketable product. The analysis of these parameters on each composting batch in the commercial composting plant is time… CONTINUE READING