Green / Food Waste
150K Tons Per Year diverted organics
94K Tons Per Year Sequestered CO2
In the spring of 2014 Green Mountain Technologies was contracted to design a 150,000 ton per year enclosed Turned Aerated Pile (TAP) system for composting green waste and food waste from metropolitan Vancouver, BC. GMT provided feedstock evaluations and lab analyses to determine optimal aeration rates for composting.
- Enclosed in a building
- High food waste levels
- Compost controls
“The soil is delicious! I mean just look at it! And the planter beds are so deep. We're spoiled to get to start our garden with such amazing soil. However, I have worked really hard for that compost. It's well worth it though. The soil gives me as much pleasure as the vegetables growing in it.”