Journal of
Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology

  • Abbreviation: J. Environ. Chem. Ecotoxicol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-226X
  • DOI: 10.5897/JECE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 197

Full Length Research Paper

Potential for anaerobic digestion by incubation and anaerobic fermentation of landfill waste: A case of the city of Lomé (Togo)

Edem Komi Koledzi
  • Edem Komi Koledzi
  • Laboratory of Waste Management, Treatment and Recovery (GTVD), Faculty of Sciences, University of Lomé P. O. Box 1515 Lomé, Togo.
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Kokou Semeho Hundjoe
  • Kokou Semeho Hundjoe
  • Laboratory of Waste Management, Treatment and Recovery (GTVD), Faculty of Sciences, University of Lomé P. O. Box 1515 Lomé, Togo.
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Nitale M’Balikine Krou
  • Nitale M’Balikine Krou
  • Laboratory of Sanitation, Water Science and Environment (LASEE), Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Kara, Togo
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  •  Received: 20 April 2021
  •  Accepted: 28 June 2021
  •  Published: 31 July 2021


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