TeachMeFinance.com - explain Refuse-derived fuel (RDF)
Refuse-derived fuel (RDF) The term 'Refuse-derived fuel (RDF)' as it applies to the area of energy can be defined as ' A fuel produced by shredding municipal solid waste (MSW). Noncombustible materials such as glass and metals are generally removed prior to making RDF. The residual material is sold as-is or compressed into pellets, bricks, or logs. RDF processing facilities are typically located near a source of MSW, while the RDF combustion facility can be located else where'.
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