Waste to Wealth

  • Reeta Rani Singhania
  • Rashmi Avinash Agarwal
  • R. Praveen Kumar
  • Rajeev K Sukumaran

Part of the Energy, Environment, and Sustainability book series (ENENSU)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Bernardo Bayón, Ignacio Rivero Berti, Ana M. Gagneten, Guillermo R. Castro
    Pages 1-44
  3. Seba George, K. Jayachandran
    Pages 45-58
  4. M. Sutha, K. Sowndarya, M. Chandran, D. Yuvaraj, B. Bharathiraja, R. Praveen Kumar
    Pages 59-64
  5. S. Chozhavendhan, R. Praveen Kumar, S. Elavazhagan, B. Barathiraja, M. Jayakumar, Sunita J. Varjani
    Pages 65-82
  6. Ramón Larios-Cruz, Rosa M. Rodríguez-Jasso, Hector A. Ruiz, Arely Prado-Barragán, Jorge E. Wong-Paz, Raúl Rodríguez-Herrera et al.
    Pages 83-96
  7. Swaroop S. Kumar, T. S. Swapna, Abdulhameed Sabu
    Pages 97-109
  8. P. V. Suresh, Tanaji G. Kudre, Lidiya C. Johny
    Pages 111-139
  9. Anely A. Lara-Flores, Rafael G. Araújo, Rosa M. Rodríguez-Jasso, Mario Aguedo, Cristóbal N. Aguilar, Heather L. Trajano et al.
    Pages 141-170
  10. Anil Kumar Patel
    Pages 171-197
  11. Surajbhan Sevda, Pranab Jyoti Sarma, Kaustubha Mohanty, T. R. Sreekrishnan, Deepak Pant
    Pages 237-258
  12. Karthik Rajendran, V. Sudharsan Varma, Durga Madhab Mahapatra, Dhamodharan Kondusamy
    Pages 259-275
  13. Rozita Madadi, Meisam Tabatabaei, Mortaza Aghbashlo, Mohammad Ali Zahed, Ahmad Ali Pourbabaee
    Pages 277-318
  14. R. Yukesh Kannah, Chinnathambi Velu, J. Rajesh Banu, Kirsten Heimann, Obulisamy Parthiba Karthikeyan
    Pages 319-342
  15. Preeti Mehta, Dilip Singh, Rohit Saxena, Rekha Rani, Ravi Prakash Gupta, Suresh Kumar Puri et al.
    Pages 343-363
  16. Durga Madhab Mahapatra, V. Sudharsan Varma, Shanmugaprakash Muthusamy, Karthik Rajendran
    Pages 365-393
  17. Manali Kapoor, Surbhi Semwal, Ruchi Gaur, Ravindra Kumar, Ravi P. Gupta, Suresh K. Puri
    Pages 395-421
  18. Jegannathan Kenthorai Raman, Edgard Gnansounou
    Pages 423-439
  19. Simranjeet Kaur Sandhu, Anshu Mathur, Ravi Gupta, Suresh K. Puri, Mukund Adsul
    Pages 441-456

About this book


This book focuses on value addition to various waste streams, which include industrial waste, agricultural waste, and municipal solid and liquid waste. It addresses the utilization of waste to generate valuable products such as electricity, fuel, fertilizers, and chemicals, while placing special emphasis on environmental concerns and presenting a multidisciplinary approach for handling waste. Including chapters authored by prominent national and international experts, the book will be of interest to researchers, professionals and policymakers alike.


Waste Treatment Bioresource Bioenergy Environmentally Friendly Waste Management Waste Management Waste to Product Waste to Energy Energy from Waste Waste Reutilization

Editors and affiliations

  • Reeta Rani Singhania
    • 1
  • Rashmi Avinash Agarwal
    • 2
  • R. Praveen Kumar
    • 3
  • Rajeev K Sukumaran
    • 4
  1. 1.DBT-Energy Bioscience Overseas FellowDBT-IOC Center for Advanced Bio-Energy Research, Indian Oil Corporation Limited R & D CampusFaridabadIndia
  2. 2.Department of Civil EngineeringIndian Institute of Technology KanpurKanpurIndia
  3. 3.Department of BiotechnologyArunai Engineering CollegeTiruvannamalaiIndia
  4. 4.Biofuels and Biorefineries Section, Microbial Processes and Technology DivisionCSIR-National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and TechnologyThiruvananthapuramIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-7431-8
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-7430-1
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-7431-8
  • Series Print ISSN 2522-8366
  • Series Online ISSN 2522-8374
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