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How much does it cost to compost yard trimmings



How much does it cost to compost yard trimmings



BioCycle 37(9): 39-40,42,44,46



Findings of a survey among public facility managers on costs of composting and/or processing yard trimmings are discussed. Operating and capital costs are summarised for several facilities. The relative costs and benefits of privatization or of remaining in the public domain are examined. Ways in which costs per ton could be reduced are discussed including the use of additional feedstocks and minimising the grinding step.

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