Evaluation Study of Waste Materials for Renewable Energy through 3R Model in Bogor City

Didik Notosudjono, Dede Suhendi, Engkos Engkos, Bagus Dwi Ramadhon

Abstract


Waste  is  one  the  critical  issues  in  Indonesia which  can  pose  a  badly influence  both  to human’s health and nature preservation if it is not properly managed for productive use. Hence, the increasing production in municipal waste is directly proportional to the increasing number of population, in which raises the waste production in big cities in Indonesia, such as in Bogor. In Bogor, a waste processing facility (TPS) using biogas for renewable energy has been developed. The volume of wastes in Bogor at the year of 2016 has reached 2.734,03 m³ per day. There are 12 locations for waste processing facility with the TPS 3R (Reduce, Re-use and Recycle) model but there are only 3 locations that uses biogas for   Renewable   Energy.   3   of   these   biogas-based   waste processing  facilities  can  be  found in  the  region  of  Taruna, Ceremai, and Dharmais. The wastes' capacity of each regions (Taruna, Ceremai, and Dharmais) consecutively is 3.300 kg,2.400 kg, and 2.520 kg with the number of organic materials that are being processed into biogas for renewable energy is 85 kg, 85 kg, and 55 kg.

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