Coordinator : Sabine Houot
What is the agronomic value (C, N biogeochemical cycles) and what are the environmental impacts (organic waste contaminants, trace metals) related with organic waste recycling ? To answer these questions, it is necessary to :
The main goals of the Soil Science Group of ECOSYS with respect to the agricultural use of organic waste products (PRO) are the followings:
Direct links exist between these perspectives and the interdisciplinary subjects of ECOSYS. Especially the role of soils and of their management within provisioning services in a periurban context, in supporting the reuse and amelioration of urban organic residues, the storage of carbon, the quality of water and air and the biodiversity.