Smith Richard D, Furlong Dale A, Kinsey Ronald D: Solid waste disposal method and apparatus. June 29, 1971: US3589313 (59 worldwide citation)

A solid waste disposal system is described with a storage and receiving carousel, a shredder, a dryer, a compressor-turbine assembly for compressing air for combustion of waste and for receiving hot gasses produced in the combustion process. Two combustion systems, a fluid bed reactor and a gasifyin ...

Porter Stuart M, Weimer Ervin C, Shideler Harold W: Solid waste disposal method and apparatus. Stearns Roger Corporation, February 13, 1973: US3716002 (7 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to a solid waste disposal apparatus that includes a rotary furnace arranged upstream of a rotary dryer in end-to-end relation to the latter but separated therefrom by a burning chamber and stationary ash removal subassembly interposed therebetween. The raw feed is mixed with a ...