Waste Reduction and Treatment in DoD Operations

SERDP and ESTCP projects are addressing hazardous and solid waste issues associated with military operations or use of weapons systems and platforms.

Active Projects List
Project Title Start Date

Demonstration of a Polypropylene Packed Material for the Treatment of Solids in Shipboard Bilgewater

Project Information
Project ID: WP-201224
Principal Investigator: Mr. Momar Seck, Naval Surface Warfare Center - Carderock Division
ESTCP Mar 2012

Thermal Catalytic Syngas Cleanup for High-Efficiency Waste-to-Energy Converters

Project Information
Project ID: WP-2210
Principal Investigator: Dr. Christopher Martin, University of North Dakota
SERDP Mar 2012

Rotary Kiln Gasification of Solid Wastes for Base Camps

Project Information
Project ID: WP-2211
Principal Investigator: Mr. Stephen Cosper, U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC/CERL)
SERDP Mar 2012

Shredded Waste Downdraft Gasifier for Overseas Contingency Operations Waste-to-Energy Conversion

Project Information
Project ID: WP-2235
Principal Investigator: Mr. Michael Cushman, Infoscitex Corporation
SERDP Mar 2012

Investigating Efficient Tar Management for Deployable Waste-to-Energy Systems

Project Information
Project ID: WP-2236
Principal Investigator: Mr. Patrick Scott, Lockheed Martin
SERDP Mar 2012

Biodegradable Sonobuoy Decelerators

Project Information
Project ID: WP-201222
Principal Investigator: Mr. Warren Ingram, Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division
ESTCP Mar 2012

Lightweight and Compostable Packaging for the Military

Project Information
Project ID: WP-201218
Principal Investigator: Dr. Jo Ann Ratto, U.S. Army Natick Soldier RD&E Center (NSRDEC)
ESTCP Mar 2012

In-Situ Shipboard Heat Exchanger Cleaning and Maintenance Using Innovative i2 Bubble Infusion (i2BI) Technology

Project Information
Project ID: WP-201219
Principal Investigator: Mr. Bruce Holden, NAVFAC Engineering Service Center
ESTCP Mar 2012

Demonstration of a Centrifugal Separator and Ultra-Filtration Membrane System for the Treatment of Shipboard Bilgewater

Project Information
Project ID: WP-200902
Principal Investigator: Mr. Stephan Verosto, Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA)
ESTCP May 2009

Solids Separation and Concentration of Shipboard Wastewaters and Residuals by a High Shear Rotary Membrane System

Project Information
Project ID: WP-1671
Principal Investigator: Ms. Tracy Carole, Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA)
SERDP May 2009

Nanotechnology for the Solid Waste Reduction of Military Food Packaging

Project Information
Project ID: WP-200816
Principal Investigator: Dr. Jo Ann Ratto, U.S. Army Natick Soldier RD&E Center (NSRDEC)
ESTCP Oct 2008

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