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Glenn B. Fain, Charles H. Gilliam, Jeff L. Sibley, and Cheryl R. Boyer

, England Bugbee, G.J. 1994 Growth of rudbeckia and leaching of nitrates in potting media amended with composted coffee processing residue, municipal solid waste and sewage sludge Compost Sci. Util. 2 72 79 Cole, D.M. Sibley, J.L. Blythe, E.K. Eakes, D

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Paige L. Herring, Abbey C. Noah, and Helen T. Kraus

in compost J. Herbs Spices Med. Plants 4 19 27 Ostos, J.C. Lopez-Garrido, R. Murillo, J.M. Lopez, R. 2008 Substitution of peat for municipal solid waste and sewage sludge-based composts in nursery growing media: Effects on growth and nutrition of the

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Yuncong Li, Edward Hanlon, George O'Connor, Jianjun Chen, and Maria Silveira

other organic wastes from municipal solid wastes (MSW). According to the latest FDEP report ( FDEP, 2009 ), Florida collected about 35 million tons of MSW, which include about 4 million tons of yard trash (yard waste), and about 34% of the yard trash

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Richard O. Carey, George J. Hochmuth, Christopher J. Martinez, Treavor H. Boyer, Vimala D. Nair, Michael D. Dukes, Gurpal S. Toor, Amy L. Shober, John L. Cisar, Laurie E. Trenholm, and Jerry B. Sartain

municipal solid waste (MSW) management, but improper siting, construction, or maintenance can lead to surface water pollution, groundwater pollution, or both. The annual volume of MSW generated in the United States ( Fig. 3 ) has increased substantially from

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Bryant C. Scharenbroch

. Hargreaves et al. (2009b) found N mineralization to be significantly greater in soils treated with municipal solid waste compared with soils treated with teas from municipal solid waste; however, they observed no differences in N mineralization in soils

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Diánez Fernando, Santos Milagrosa, Carretero Francisco, and Marín Francisco

, J.E. Herrera, F. López-Bellido, R.J. López-Bellido, F.J. López-Bellido, L. Fernández, E.J. 2004 Municipal solid waste (MSW) compost as a tomato transplant medium Compost Sci. Util. 12 86 92 Chang, Y.C. Baker, R. Klefield, O. Chet, I. 1986 Increased

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Chenping Xu and Beiquan Mou

, including municipal solid waste, cattle or poultry manure, crop residues, and mixture of manure and crop residues. The compost was produced by a range of different groups. Also compost effects were altered by soil types ( Zhang et al., 2014 ). Hence, any

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Charles R. Hall, Benjamin L. Campbell, Bridget K. Behe, Chengyan Yue, Roberto G. Lopez, and Jennifer H. Dennis

million tons of plastic in the municipal solid waste stream as containers and packaging [ Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), 2007 ], which comprised a third of all municipal solid waste ( EPA, 2005 ). Nationwide, only 3.9% of the 26.7 million tons of

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Brian A. Kahn, Niels O. Maness, Donna R. Chrz, and Lynda K. Carrier

Compost use is becoming common in commercial vegetable production, particularly among smaller and more specialized producers ( Roe, 2001 ). Feedstocks for composts evaluated on vegetable crops have included mixed municipal solid waste, biosolids

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Manuel Díaz-Pérez and Francisco Camacho-Ferre

. Compostaje Mundi-Prensa Madrid, Spain Castillo, J.E. Herrera, F. Lopez-Bellido, R.J. Lopez-Bellido, F.J. Lopez-Bellido, L. Fernández, E.J. 2004 Municipal solid waste (MSW) compost as a tomato transplant medium Compost Sci. Util. 12 86 92 Cuartero, J