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First Closed-Loop Organics Waste Management System Moves Forward

A Conversation with ReFED’s Interim Executive Director

Iris Solutions has been selected by the city of Surrey to build the Surrey Biofuels Processing Facility project in Canada.

According to the city, once the biofuel processing facility is operational, Surrey will be home to the first closed-loop fully-integrated organics waste management system in North America.

The facility will be designed to receive and process 115,000 metric tons of organic waste annually. When completed, the facility will be the largest of its kind in Canada with a capacity to process 100 percent of the city’s organic waste, along with commercial organic waste, helping Metro Vancouver achieve its regional 70 percent waste diversion target.

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