Waste Bulking agent used References
Water hyacinth Cattle manure, sawdust [12]
Piggery waste Straw, sawdust [9]
Water hyacinth Cow dung slurry [12]
Water hyacinth Cow manure [16]
Food waste Chopped hay, sawdust, wheat straw [3]
Olive-mill wastewater sludge Cotton waste, maize straw [7]
Sugarbeet vinasse Phosphate rock [6]
Food waste Rice husk, sawdust, rice bran [1]
Table 2: Different type of waste with bulking agents in different studies of composting.