Learning Outcomes

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

  • Define and use correctly each of the terms printed in bold
  • Use the waste hierarchy to identify the best ways of dealing with different wastes. 
  • Give examples of how people and organisations can reduce waste. 
  • Explain the benefits of separating solid waste. 
  • Explain the processes for composting and for producing biogas from organic wastes. 

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