With science influencing both design and management, high-rate industrial composting facilities are as predictable and reliable as any other modern manufacturing operation.
Modern urban waste streams require scientifically-advanced composting processes that can quickly and efficiently degrade challenging organics.
From biodegradable plastics to food waste, successful management of urban organics requires modern industrial composting.
High-rate industrial composting — what is it?
For breaking down the most challenging components of organic waste streams, composting needs to be fast, efficient, and controlled.
High-rate composting — exploiting the power of microbes
Creating and maintaining ideal environments for aerobic microbes is the secret to fast, efficient biodegradation.
Calculating C:N ratios
Hitting the “sweet spot” when blending lays the foundation for successful processing.
How does bioremediation work?
Organic waste is a microbe’s smorgasbord. Just set it up and let them feast.
7 keys to successful composting
Any facility and any process can turn out good compost. The secret is in the management.
Questions to ask before choosing a composting system
Before deciding on any system, be sure to look at the Big Picture, including cost savings and avoided costs.
Published: August 29, 2019
Updated: October 3, 2019