Waste Management: Collection, Processing,
and Resource Recovery
- How much biodegradable waste, and non-biodegradable, waste would an astronaut
generate each day?
- How are the various waste streams to be collected?
- What portion might be compacted...and how?
- What portion might be incinerated...and how?
- What portion might be biodegraded...and how?
- What will you do with the various 'post-processing' residuals?
- How would water be recovered from each waste stream?