Opportunities for MSW in India

Infrastructure Urban

Managing waste in the urban areas is always a pain for any local authority. Normally huge funds are provided in the budgetary allocation but the solutions are not easy. One of the ways, is the use of incinerators to burn the waste but that increases pollution and is pretty expensive. However cement industry that uses kiln to get intermediate product called clinker and operates it at 1500 degree Celsius can offer easy solution with minimal investment. Dr.Alka Mishra of FLSmidth covers more details.

With the production of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) rising in India, the government is turning to the cement industry to help sol