Technology and Engineering
  • ISSN: 2333-2581
  • Modern Environmental Science and Engineering

The Differences on Number of Mulberry Leaf and Fruit in Sewage Compost Dosage Distribution


Eni Setyowati

Department of Biology Education, State Islamic Religion Institute of Tulungagung, Indonesia


Abstract: Sewage is known as a waste which disrupts residential area because it creates a bad odor. Many people are still unaware that sewage can be used as compost. This research aims at identifying the differences on number of mulberry leaves and fruits in sewage compost dosage distribution. This research is a qualitative research with experimental study type. The data analysis uses ANOVA test. The treatment of dosage distribution of liquid compost from sewage is divided into 5 ml, 10 ml and 15 ml per poly bag. The results of this research shows that there is a significant difference on number of mulberry leaves in the dosage distribution of 5 ml, 10 ml, and 15 ml with the significance of 0.000 (< 0.05) and mulberry fruits in the dosage distribution of 5 ml, 10 ml, 15 ml with the significance of 0.008 (< 0.05).


Key words: leaves, fruits, mulberry, compost, sewage




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