International Journal of Environmental Protection          
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Missouri University of Science & Technology, USA.
Optimization Models of Organic Solid Waste: Review Article
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This paper presents a review of the use of organic solid waste models in the years 2010-2014 with the support matrix for the identification of technical and economic models’ variables. Similarly, an optimization methodology is identified through the use of a mathematical linear programming approach as a tool for decision-making scenarios of waste management and energy systems.
Keywords:Optimization Model; Linear Programming; Aerobic Composting; Anaerobic Digestion; Vermiculture; Biofertilizers
Author: Solanyi Castañeda Torres1, Juan Pablo Rodríguez Miranda2, Cesar Augusto García Ubaque3
1.Sustainable Development and Environmental Management, Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas, Bogotá, D.C., Colombia
2.Faculty of the Environment and Natural Resources, Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas Bogotá, D.C., Colombia
3.Faculty of Technology, Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas, Bogotá, D.C., Colombia
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