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|1. (WO2018100865) METHOD FOR RECYCLING USED ABSORBENT ARTICLES|
|Title:||METHOD FOR RECYCLING USED ABSORBENT ARTICLES|
To increase the treatment ratio for recycling of used diapers, etc., containing human waste. A method for recycling used absorbent articles containing human waste, wherein the method is characterized in including: a first step for separating pulp fiber from a used absorbent article containing human waste and obtaining recycled pulp fiber; a second step for converting the remaining constituent material of the absorbent article from which the pulp fiber has been separated into a solid fuel and obtaining the solid fuel; and a third step for feeding wastewater containing organic matter produced in the first step to a microbial fuel cell, and obtaining electric power and purifying the wastewater, the treatment ratio of the used absorbent articles containing human waste being 90 mass% or above.