Works (12)

2021 journal article

Evaluation of the Temperature Range for Biological Activity in Landfills Experiencing Elevated Temperatures

ACS ES&T Engineering, 1(2), 216–227.

By: S. Schupp, F. Cruz, Q. Cheng, D. Call & M. Barlaz

Source: ORCID
Added: June 6, 2021

2021 journal article

Evidence of thermophilic waste decomposition at a landfill exhibiting elevated temperature regions

Waste Management, 124, 26–35.

By: F. Cruz, Q. Cheng, D. Call & M. Barlaz

Source: ORCID
Added: June 6, 2021

2020 journal article

Comment on “Release of Volatile Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances from Aqueous Film-Forming Foam”

Comment on “Release of Volatile Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances from Aqueous Film-Forming Foam.” Environmental Science & Technology Letters, 7(11), 866–868.

By: I. Titaley, F. Cruz & J. Field

Source: ORCID
Added: June 6, 2021

2016 journal article

Chemical composition and methane potential of commercial food wastes

Waste Management, 56, 477–490.

By: V. Lopez, F. Cruz & M. Barlaz

Source: ORCID
Added: June 6, 2021

2016 journal article

Comparison of Field Measurements to Methane Emissions Models at a New Landfill

Environmental Science & Technology, 50(17), 9432–9441.

By: F. Cruz, R. Green, G. Hater, J. Chanton, E. Thoma, T. Harvey, M. Barlaz

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Determination of Sources of Organic Matter in Solid Waste by Analysis of Phenolic Copper Oxide Oxidation Products of Lignin

Journal of Environmental Engineering, 142(2), 04015076.

By: F. Cruz, J. Osborne & M. Barlaz

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Decomposition and carbon storage of selected paper products in laboratory-scale landfills

Science of The Total Environment, 532, 70–79.

By: X. Wang, F. Cruz, F. Ximenes & M. Barlaz

Source: ORCID
Added: June 6, 2021

2015 journal article

Evaluation of Copper Oxide Oxidation for Quantification of Lignin in Municipal Solid Waste

Environmental Engineering Science, 32(6), 486–496.

By: F. Cruz, T. Dittmar, J. Niggemann, C. Osburn & M. Barlaz

Source: ORCID
Added: June 6, 2021

2014 journal article

Chemical Changes during Anaerobic Decomposition of Hardwood, Softwood, and Old Newsprint under Mesophilic and Thermophilic Conditions

Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 62(27), 6362–6374.

By: F. Cruz, D. Yelle, H. Gracz & M. Barlaz

Source: ORCID
Added: June 6, 2021

2013 journal article

Measurement of carbon storage in landfills from the biogenic carbon content of excavated waste samples

Waste Management, 33(10), 2001–2005.

By: F. Cruz, J. Chanton & M. Barlaz

Source: ORCID
Added: June 6, 2021

2011 journal article

Wood Biodegradation in Laboratory-Scale Landfills

Environmental Science & Technology, 45(16), 6864–6871.

By: X. Wang, J. Padgett, F. Cruz & M. Barlaz

Source: ORCID
Added: June 6, 2021

2010 journal article

Estimation of Waste Component-Specific Landfill Decay Rates Using Laboratory-Scale Decomposition Data

Environmental Science & Technology, 44(12), 4722–4728.

By: F. Cruz & M. Barlaz

Source: ORCID
Added: June 6, 2021

Education

2008 - 2014

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Ph.D Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering