17. Innovation in Animal Manure Management and Recycling

  1. Sven G. Sommer2,
  2. Morten L. Christensen3,
  3. Thomas Schmidt4 and
  4. Lars S. Jensen5
  1. Thomas Schmidt

Published Online: 19 JUL 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118676677.ch17

Animal Manure Recycling: Treatment and Management

Animal Manure Recycling: Treatment and Management

How to Cite

Schmidt, T. (2013) Innovation in Animal Manure Management and Recycling, in Animal Manure Recycling: Treatment and Management (eds S. G. Sommer, M. L. Christensen, T. Schmidt and L. S. Jensen), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118676677.ch17

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Institute of Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology and Environmental Technology, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark

  2. 3

    Department of Biotechnology, Chemistry and Environmental Engineering, Aalborg University, Denmark

  3. 4

    Technology Transfer Office, Aarhus University, Denmark

  4. 5

    Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 JUL 2013
  2. Published Print: 9 SEP 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118488539

Online ISBN: 9781118676677

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Keywords:

  • innovation;
  • commercialisation;
  • product development;
  • competitive advantage;
  • product life cycle;
  • search strategy;
  • risk versus value;
  • open innovation;
  • intellectual property

Summary

This chapter describes innovation in the context of animal waste management and recycling. It provides an introduction to the different types of innovation and their relationship to product and market life cycles, and describes search strategies and assessment of new innovations. The steps in the commercialisation process from novel idea to marketable product or service are also outlined.