Sustainable Technologies for the Management of Agricultural Wastes By Zainul Akmar Zakaria
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 162 Pages | ISBN : 9811050619 | 5.31 MB
This book discusses modern technologies for utilizing various types of agricultural waste as a direct means of properly managing its abundance. It explores the potential of using waste materials obtained from the palm oil industry, used cooking oil, maize and tea plantations, as well as citrus-based plants for the production of useful, high-value materials such as pyroligenous acid and bio-oil (Chapter 1), ferulic acid (Chapter 4) and bio-control agents (Chapter 5-7, 9). It also includes case studies to further enhance readers’ understanding.