Converting waste leads to a sustainable future

New processes create alternative energy, building materials while keeping refuse from landfills

By Gurram Gopal and Shruthi Suresh

The enormous increase in quantity and diversity of waste materials generated by humans and the potentially harmful effects on the general environment and public health have led to increased awareness and the urgent need for safe disposal of waste.


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