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Research Article

Year : 2015 | Volume: 3 | Issue: 2 | Pages: 50-53

Efficacy of lignocellulosic fungus Pleurotus sajor-caju in hastening the poultry
waste composting

M. Prasanthrajan1*, P. Doraisamy and S. Marimuthu2

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M. Prasanthrajan*

Department of Environmental Sciences, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore - 641 003

  • 1. Department of Environmental Sciences, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore - 641 003
  • 2. Department of Environmental Sciences, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore - 641 003

Received on: 11/05/2016

Revised on: 11/05/2016

Accepted on: 11/05/2016

Published on: 11/05/2016

  • M. Prasanthrajan, P. Doraisamy and S. Marimuthu (2015), Efficacy of lignocellulosic fungus Pleurotus sajor-caju in hastening the poultry
    waste composting. Scientific Transactions in Environment and Technovation, 3(2): 50-53. doi: 10

Abstract

Efficacy of the ligno-cellulosic fungus Pleurotus sajor-caju in hastening the poultry waste composting process was tested by mixing the poultry wastes with different indigenous carbonaceous waste materials, namely, coir pith and paddy straw.

Keywords

carbonaceous wastes, C/N ratio, composting, ligno-cellulosic fungus, Pleurotus sajor-caju, poultry wastes, rock phosphate