ch. 1. An introduction to biowaste ch. 2. The management of wastes ch. 3. The regulatory framework ch. 4. Biological waste treatment ch. 5. Composting ch. 6. Anaerobic digestion (AD) ch. 7. Alternative biotechnologies ch. 8. Thermal recycling : energy from biowaste ch. 9. The way ahead ch. 10. Policy and planning.