A central Ohio composting facility that takes in 150,000 cubic yards of yard trimmings and food waste every year, equal to the loads of nearly 40,000 pickup trucks, and makes sellable mulches and soil blends.
A new renewable energy system set to generate 1 million watts of electricity an hour from, among other things, sewage from the city of Columbus.
How to meet Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards for composting facilities, pass an inspection, and protect both your workers and business.
Learn about all that more at Composting in Ohio 2010: A Tour of the Industry, Thursday, Aug. 5, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., in and around Columbus.
Organizers say the program is for composting facility operators, researchers, educators, public-agency personnel, government officials and anyone else with an interest in large-scale composting and compost use.
Registration costs $40 per person, includes lunch and is due by July 30.
Call 330-202-3533 or e-mail email@example.com for details, or download the tour brochure and registration form at http://oardc.osu.edu/ocamm/ (click on the link for the tour under “In the News”).… Continue readingRead More »