refuse-derived fuel(RDF)

What is refuse-derived fuel(RDF)?

refuse-derived fuel(RDF) meaning Fuel prepared from municipal solid waste. Noncombustible materials such as rocks, glass, and metals are removed, and the remaining combustible portion of the solid waste is chopped or shredded. RDF facilities process typically between 100 and 3,000 tons of MSW per day.

 

reference: Glossary – Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy