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What are they?

Organic waste is biodegradable waste that can be commonly found in municipal solid waste as green waste, food waste, paper waste, and biodegradable plastics. Mostly it is a waste of plant or animal origin.

Why do they need to be sorted?

Organic waste recycling ensures economic and environmental savings. It can be used for the biofuel production.

How is it recycled?

Biodegradable waste can be used for composting or a resource for heat, electricity and fuel by means of incineration or anaerobic digestion.