Hazards of Olive Oil Wastes

See on Scoop.itWaste Waste Everywhere

Due to its complex compounds, olive processing waste  is not easily biodegradable and needs to be detoxified before it can properly be used in agricultural and other industrial processes. 

Salman Zafar‘s insight:

Even a small quantity of olive wastewater in contact with groundwater has the potential to cause significant pollution to drinking water sources. The problem is more serious where chlorine is used to disinfect drinking water. 

See on www.ecomena.org

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