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Update on Anaerobic Digester Projects Using Food Wastes in North America

| Written by Neil Seldman | No Comments | Updated on Oct 1, 2010 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

Prepared for the City of Atlanta, this report on anaerobic digesters (AD) around North America examines several existing anaerobic digestion projects that have a history of operational success and profiles some of the projects that are close to coming online.  Anaerobic digestion is a complementary biological technology to composting. In Europe, many hybrid anaerobic digestion and composting systems have been installed.

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About Neil Seldman

Neil Seldman, Ph.D., co-founded the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and is the Director of the Waste to Wealth Initiative. He specializes in helping cities and counties recover increasing amounts of materials from the waste stream and add value to the local economy  through new processing and manufacturing facilities.  Neil also serves on ILSR’s Board of Directors.

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