Global Methane, Climate and Clean Air Forum: a joint event sponsored by GMI and CCAC
26-30 September 2022

From Farm to Table to Energy: Co-digesting China’s Urban Food Waste in Wastewater Treatment Plants


Sector:Agriculture, Biogas, Municipal Solid Waste, Wastewater
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Prepared by the Wilson’s Center China Environment Forum with assistance provided by GMI, the report highlights food waste trends in Chinese cities and assesses the possibilities of redirecting food waste to municipal wastewater (MWW) and sludge-to-energy (StE) plants. This report also highlights some specific gaps that GMI and other organizations could help fill and potential Chinese partners to engage with to highlight the environmental and economic benefits of co-digestion.


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