"Zabaleen" is the Arabic term for those visionary and enterprising people whose culture revolves around recycling. The Zabaleen are experts at "transforming one man's garbage into another man's gold" and aspire toward a net zero-waste economy. Applied and supported this could lead to true energy independence, not only by radically reducing our demand for "raw materials" and hard to extract natural resources but by recycling other less obvious phenomena and materials that are now wasted.
Thursday, June 3, 2010
InSinkErator - Environmental Benefits of Food Disposers
Here is the description of the environmental benefits of the inSinkerator; it is used in some cities to send an input rich slurry to a treatment plant that makes biogas out of it. We use it for our home scale bioga units too.