List of solid waste treatment technologies

The following page contains a list of different forms of solid waste treatment technologies and facilities employed in waste management infrastructure.

Waste handling facilities

*Civic amenity site (CA Site)
*Transfer station

Established waste treatment technologies

*Composting
*Incineration
*Landfill
*Windrow composting

Advanced waste treatment technologies

Also called alternative waste treatment technologies
*Anaerobic digestion
*Alcohol/ethanol production
**Bioconversion of biomass to mixed alcohol fuels (pilot scale)
*Automotive shredder residue (ASR)
*Biodrying
*Gasification
*In-vessel composting
*Mechanical biological treatment
*Mechanical heat treatment
*Plasma arc waste disposal (pilot scale)
*Pyrolysis
*Recycling
*Sewage treatment
*Tunnel composting
*UASB (applied to solid wastes)
*Waste autoclave
*Waste-to-energy

ee also

*Bioethanol
*Biodiesel
*List of waste management companies
*List of waste water treatment technologies
*Pollution control


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