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Dr Ben Herbert

Formerly at Lancaster University

  1. 2022
  2. Published

    Strategies for the production of a stable blended fertilizer of anaerobic digestates and wood ashes

    Moure Abelenda, A., Semple, K., Lag Brotons, A., Aiouache, F., Aggidis, G. & Herbert, B., 31/12/2022, In: Nature-Based Solutions. 2, 11 p., 100014.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  3. Published

    Valorization of agrowaste digestate via addition of wood ash, acidification, and nitrification

    Moure Abelenda, A., Semple, K., Herbert, B. M. J., Aggidis, G. & Aiouache, F., 30/11/2022, In: Environmental Technology and Innovation. 28, 17 p., 102632.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  4. 2021
  5. Published

    Alkaline wood ash, turbulence, and traps with excess of sulfuric acid do not strip completely the ammonia off an agro-waste digestate

    Moure Abelenda, A., Semple, K., Lag Brotons, A., Herbert, B., Aggidis, G. & Aiouache, F., 28/08/2021, In: Edelweiss Chemical Science Journal. 4, 1, p. 19-24 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  6. Published

    Kinetic study of the stabilization of an agro-industrial digestate by adding wood bottom ash

    Moure Abelenda, A., Semple, K., Lag Brotons, A., Herbert, B., Aggidis, G. & Aiouache, F., 15/08/2021, In: Chemical Engineering Journal Advances. 7, 7 p., 100127.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  7. Published

    Effects of wood ash-based alkaline treatment on nitrogen, carbon, and phosphorus availability in food waste and agro-industrial waste digestates

    Moure Abelenda, A., Semple, K., Lag Brotons, A., Herbert, B., Aggidis, G. & Aiouache, F., 30/06/2021, In: waste and biomass valorization journal. 12, 6, p. 3355-3370 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  8. Published

    Experimental investigation of the temperature distribution in a microwave-induced plasma reactor

    Vecten, S., Wilkinson, M., Bimbo, N., Dawson, R. & Herbert, B. M. J., 1/02/2021, In: Fuel Processing Technology. 212, 11 p., 106631.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  9. Published

    Impact of sulphuric, hydrochloric, nitric, and lactic acids in the preparation of a blend of agro-industrial digestate and wood ash to produce a novel fertiliser

    Moure Abelenda, A., Semple, K., Lag Brotons, A., Aggidis, G., Herbert, B. & Aiouache, F., 1/02/2021, In: Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering. 9, 1, 9 p., 105021.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  10. 2020
  11. Published

    Adding Value to Digestate and Ash (the AVAnD project): elucidating the role and the value of alternative fertilisers on the soil-plant system

    Lag Brotons, A., Marshall, R., Herbert, B., Hurst, L., Inam, E. J. & Semple, K., 2020, Resource Recovery from Wastes: Towards a Circular Economy. Macaskie, L. E., Sapsford, D. J. & Mayes, W. M. (eds.). London: Royal Society of Chemistry, 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  12. 2019
  13. Published

    From bioenergy by-products to alternative fertilisers: pursuing circular economy

    Marshall, R., Lag Brotons, A., Inam, E. J., Herbert, B., Hurst, L. & Semple, K., 30/10/2019, Resource Recovery from Wastes: Towards a Circular Economy. Macaskie, L. E., Sapsford, D. J. & Mayes, W. M. (eds.). London: Royal Society of Chemistry, p. 287-314 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  14. 2018
  15. Published

    Case study on Resource Recovery: linking renewable energy, waste management and sustainable agriculture

    Semple, K., Marshall, R., Lag Brotons, A., Herbert, B. & Hurst, L., 12/2018, From waste to resource productivity: Evidence and case studies. p. 39-50 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  16. 2017
  17. Published

    Digestate and ash as alternatives to conventional fertilisers: Benefits and threats to soil biota

    Marshall, R., Lag‐Brotons, A. J., Herbert, B., Hurst, L., Ostle, N., Dodd, I. C., Quinton, J., Surridge, B., Aiouache, F. & Semple, K., 2017, Geophysical Research Abstracts: Vol. 19, EGU2017-18445, 2017. Vol. 19.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paperpeer-review

  18. 2016
  19. E-pub ahead of print

    The challenges of anaerobic digestion and the role of biochar in optimizing anaerobic digestion

    Fagbohungbe, M. O., Herbert, B. M. J., Hurst, L., Ibeto, C. N., Li, H., Usmani, S. Q. & Semple, K. T., 5/12/2016, (E-pub ahead of print) In: Waste Management.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  20. Published

    Impact of biochar on the anaerobic digestion of citrus peel waste

    Fagohungbe, M. O., Herbert, B. M. J., Hurst, L., Li, H., Usmani, S. Q. & Semple, K. T., 09/2016, In: Bioresource Technology. 216, p. 142-149 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  21. 2015
  22. Published

    High solid anaerobic digestion: operational challenges and possibilities

    Fagbohungbe, M., Dodd, I. C., Herbert, B. M. J., Li, H., Ricketts, L. J. & Semple, K. T., 10/2015, In: Environmental Technology and Innovation. 4, p. 268-284 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  23. Published

    The effect of substrate to inoculum ratios on the anaerobic digestion of human faecal material

    Fagbohungbe, M. O., Herbert, B. M. J., Li, H., Ricketts, L. & Semple, K. T., 04/2015, In: Environmental Technology and Innovation. 3, p. 121-129 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  24. Published

    Harmonising conflicts between science, regulation, perception and environmental impact: the case of soil conditioners from bioenergy

    Riding, M. J., Herbert, B. M. J., Ricketts, L., Dodd, I., Ostle, N. & Semple, K. T., 02/2015, In: Environment International. 75, p. 52-67 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  25. 2013
  26. Published

    Gas evolution and syngas heating value from advanced thermal treatment of waste using microwave-induced plasma

    Lupa, C., Wylie, S., Shaw, A., Al-Shamma'a, A., Sweetman, A. & Herbert, B., 02/2013, In: Renewable Energy. 50, p. 1065-1072 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  27. 2012
  28. Published

    Experimental analysis of biomass pyrolysis using microwave-induced plasma

    Lupa, C., Wylie, S., Shaw, A., Al-Shamma'a, A., Sweetman, A. & Herbert, B., 05/2012, In: Fuel Processing Technology. 97, p. 79-84 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  29. 2011
  30. Published

    The use of commercial and industrial waste in energy recovery systems - A UK preliminary study

    Lupa, C., Ricketts, L., Sweetman, A. & Herbert, B., 08/2011, In: Waste Management. 31, 8, p. 1759-1764 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  31. 2008
  32. Published

    Accumulation parameters and seasonal trends for PCBs in temperate and boreal forest plant species.

    Nizzetto, L., Pastore, C., Liu, X., Camporini, P., Stroppiana, D., Herbert, B., Boschetti, M., Zhang, G., Brivio, P. A., Jones, K. C. & Di Guardo, A., 15/08/2008, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 42, 16, p. 5911-5916 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  33. 2006
  34. Published

    Field investigation into the diffusion of semi-volatile organic compounds into fresh and aged snow

    Herbert, B. M. J., Halsall, C. J., Jones, K. C. & Kallenborn, R., 03/2006, In: Atmospheric Environment. 40, 8, p. 1385-1393 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  35. Published

    Chemical interactions with snow : understanding the behaviour of semi-volatile organic compounds in snow.

    Herbert, B. M. J., Villa, S. & Halsall, C. J., 01/2006, In: Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 63, 1, p. 3-16 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  36. 2005
  37. Published

    Short term changes in PCB and OC pesticide concentrations in surface snow.

    Halsall, C. J., Herbert, B. M. J., Jones, K. C. & Villa, S., 05/2005, In: Environmental Science and Technology. 39, 9, p. 2998-3005 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  38. Published

    Polychlorinated naphthalenes in air and snow in the Norwegian Arctic : a local source or an Eastern Arctic phenomenon?

    Herbert, B. M. J., Halsall, C. J., Villa, S., Fitzpatrick, L., Jones, K. C., Lee, R. G. M. & Kallenborn, R., 15/04/2005, In: Science of the Total Environment. 342, 1-3, p. 145-160 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  39. 2004
  40. Published

    Use and validation of novel snow samplers for hydrophobic, semi-volatile organic compounds (SVOCs).

    Herbert, B. M. J., Fitzpatrick, L., Villa, S., Halsall, C. J., Jones, K. C. & Thomas, G. O., 07/2004, In: Chemosphere. 56, 3, p. 227-235 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  41. Published

    Impact of rising CO2 on emissions of volatile organic compounds: isoprene emission from Phragmites australis growing at elevated CO2 in a natural carbon dioxide spring.

    Scholefield, P. A., Doick, K. J., Herbert, B. M. J., Hewitt, C. N., Schnitzler, J. P., Pinelli, P. & Loreto, F., 2004, In: Plant, Cell and Environment. 27, 4, p. 393-401 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  42. 2002
  43. Published

    Investigating the occurrence of PCBs, PCNs, and OC pesticides in temperate and Arctic snow.

    Fitzpatrick, L. J., Herbert, B. M. J., Thomas, G. O., Jones, K. C., Shoeib, M., Harner, T., Kallenborn, R. & Halsall, C. J., 2002, In: Organohalogen Compounds. 58, p. 121-124 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

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