Task 37: Energy from Biogas

Task 37 is a working group which covers the biological treatment of the organic fraction of municipal solid waste (OFMSW) as well as the anaerobic treatment of organic rich industrial waste water. OFMSW is digested in specifically designed digestors or in co-digestion with other wastes (mainly manure). The main interests are the production of biogas and a digestate of a high quality. Collection, sorting, gas upgrading and gas utilization are accompaning technologies.


Country Reports

of Task 37 Seoul, South Korea, November 2013


Country Reports IEA BIOENERGY Task 37 – Energy from Biogas


Technical Brochures

Source Separation of Municipal Solid Waste, November 2013

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The biogas handbook

Science, production and application