Organics Processing Service - EOI open
Bega Valley Shire Council is seeking expressions of interest from the private sector for an organics processing service.
Rethink packaging design: use less, use longer and use again
As natural resources are rapidly diminishing, pollution and GHG emissions worsen, oceans and waterways are filling up with packaging waste and integral ecosystems are becoming irreparably damaged, the world has been put on notice that the time for talk is over.
Boston expanding textile and organics recycling as it ramps up zero waste plan
Efforts to hit an 80% recycling rate by 2035 were delayed in part by the pandemic, but moves to expand drop-off programs show new momentum. Curbside organics collection remains an unresolved priority.
What Is Australia’s Composting And Product Sales Capacity?
AORA research provides assessment metrics that can be used by other countries, reports Biocycle.
Using compost to regenerate soils on large cropping farms
After more than two decades of continuous cropping, Forest Hill farmers Andrew and Karly Dumaresq know they have a lot to thank their soils for.
Biogas plant at Toronto Zoo turning manure and food waste into power
It took 11 years, but a working biogas plant beside the Toronto Zoo is finally running, turning zoo manure and grocery store waste into liquid fertilizer and power.
Compost Pellets Down the Tube
MRA Consulting recently complete a trial application of pelletised compost down the tube of an airseeder. Results show an increase in crop yield and profit per hectare.
San Francisco celebrates 25 years of food scrap recycling
2021 marks the 21st year that San Francisco residents and businesses can place their food scraps and yard trimmings in green bins at the curb for collection and composting.