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Landfills can make a profit from all their rotting waste and a new patent explains exactly how to make the most out of the stinky garbage sites.

Decomposing trash produces methane, a landfill gas that can be used to produce electricity or heat. Since methane is a greenhouse gas and most landfills don’t produce enough of it to make energy production worthwhile, many dumpsites burn, or flare, the methane away so that the Continue reading Landfills can make a profit from all their rotting waste and a new patent explains exactly how to make the most out of the stinky garbage sites.

Waste to Algae Biodiesel Displayed at The Pride Of India Expo

The Pride of India expo, part of the Indian Science Congress, being held at MMRDA grounds which opened to the public from Sunday has something for people of all age groups. The exhibition is dedicated to eminent Indian scientist M Visvesvaraya and will remain open till Continue reading Waste to Algae Biodiesel Displayed at The Pride Of India Expo