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Remediating Soil & Solid Waste Compost With Natural Clinoptilolite Zeolite

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The incorporation of untreated or Mg-modified natural zeolite in municipal solid waste compost has been shown to reduce heavy metal concentration of corn plants growing in the remediated soil. A primary negative result of municipal waste…

Heavy metal removal from motorway stormwater using zeolite

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In this study, natural and synthetic zeolites have been shown to reduce heavy metals such as Zn, Cu, Pb, Cd in motorway stormwater. Zeolite has been investigated for its ion exchange capacity, and its ability to remove heavy metals that have…
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Benefits of Natural Zeolite in Anaerobic Digestion

The physical properties of zeolite are useful in various ways. Natural zeolite is a natural absorbent, which can be used for purification in digestion and wastewater. Anaerobic digestion is a series of biological processes in which microorganism…

The positive effects of Zeolite used in Animal Feed

The growing demand for healthier food products has to lead to the innovation of zeolite additives in animal feed. According to recent studies, all animal feed is contaminated by more than one mycotoxin. According to Gowda, N. K. S, in his book…

Control of the NOSEMA DISEASE with Natural Clinoptilolite Zeolite

A curative measure for honeybees, against Nosema ceranae The western honey bee or European honey bee (Apis mellifera) is the most common of the 7–12 species of honey bee worldwide. (Wikipedia.org)     Nosema ceranae Nosema…

Insecticidal potential of zeolite (Clinoptilolite)

Since the discovery of Zeolite, its potential properties have been used in many different beneficial applications. Clinoptilolite zeolite has been studied as a foliar application and has shown success in reducing infestation by several common…

Improve Composting of Green Waste with Natural Zeolite

Green compost is an amazing way to reduce, reuse, and recycle waste. A common problem that compost faces are the traces of heavy metals, which limit land application.  In findings by Singh, J., & Kalamdhad, a year ago, they assessed the…

Zeolite + Food & Municipal Solid Waste

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Food waste is a substantial part of municipal solid waste. The average American is throwing way more than 38 million tons of food per year, and most of it is not reused. Composting provides an environmental technology to reuse food waste, turning…

Agriculture & Our Environment

Of all the air pollutants, the agricultural industry is the most "Ideally positioned to fight climate change," and here is how. Check out this very informative illustration of how interconnected agricultural practices are to our environment…

Study Shows Ammonia Reduction with Zeolite

An on-farm study was conducted to record the effect of adding natural zeolite to compost in Southern Idaho with 100 Jersey cows. Complete manure and compost nutrient lab analyses were performed. These results demonstrate that the addition…