10. MSW Processes to Energy with High-Value Products and Specialty by-Products

  1. Gary C. Young

Published Online: 22 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470608616.ch10

Municipal Solid Waste to Energy Conversion Processes: Economic, Technical, and Renewable Comparisons

Municipal Solid Waste to Energy Conversion Processes: Economic, Technical, and Renewable Comparisons

How to Cite

Young, G. C. (2010) MSW Processes to Energy with High-Value Products and Specialty by-Products, in Municipal Solid Waste to Energy Conversion Processes: Economic, Technical, and Renewable Comparisons, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470608616.ch10

Author Information

  1. University of Nebraska, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 3 MAY 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470539675

Online ISBN: 9780470608616

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Keywords:

  • MSW processes to energy - high-value products and specialty by-products;
  • production of hydrogen (H2) from syngas - chemical synthesis route;
  • oxosynthesis (hydroformylation) - olefinic hydrocarbons - chemical synthesis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Production of Ammonia (NH3) from Syngas via Chemical Synthesis Route

  • Production of Gas to Liquids from Syngas via Chemical Synthesis Route

  • Production of Methanol (CH3OH) from Syngas via Chemical Synthesis Route

  • Production of Synthetic Natural Gas (SNG) from Syngas via Chemical Synthesis Route

  • Production of Hydrogen (H2) from Syngas via Chemical Synthesis Route(S)

  • Production of Ethanol (CH3CH2OH) from Syngas via Chemical Synthesis Route

  • Production of Ethanol from Syngas via a Bio-Chemical Synthesis Route

  • Production of Ethanol via a Combination of Chemical and Bio-Chemical Synthesis Routes Using Biomass (Cellulosic Material)

  • Oxosynthesis (Hydroformylation): Syngas and Olefinic Hydrocarbons and Chemical Synthesis

  • Slag or Vitrified Slag or Ash from Gasification Reactor and Specialty By-Product Options

  • Vitrified Slag, Slag, and Ashes: Research and Development (R&D), Marketing, and Sales

  • References