Food Waste: Give Digestion A Second Chance!
CWEA: .5 Contact Hours
Practice Area: Engineering & Research
To meet the ambitious goals set by the OneNYC of 80% reduction in GHG, energy neutrality at the 14 WRRFs, and zero waste sent to landfills, DEP has embarked on a three-year demonstration project to evaluate the logistics, benefits and impacts of adding food waste to Newtown Creek’s anaerobic digesters.
Level: Intermediate; working knowledge of subject matter / journeyman level staff