Waste 360 is part of the Global Exhibitions Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Need to Know
Atlas Organics Partners with S.C. County to Create First Public/Private Composting Facility in State

Atlas Organics Partners with S.C. County to Create First Public/Private Composting Facility in State

Spartanburg, S.C.-based Atlas Organics teamed up with Greenville County, S.C., to open the state’s first public/private composting facility at the Twin Chimneys landfill. At the new facility, workers will turn the landfill’s food and yard waste into compost that can be redistributed into local agriculture, landscaping and home gardening.

Operations began last month, and the first batch of finished compost is slated to be available in July.

FOX Carolina has more:

Greenville County officials and Atlas Organics will celebrate the grand opening of the first public/private composting facility in South Carolina at the Twin Chimneys landfill on Tuesday, according to a news release. Atlas Organics is a Spartanburg-based company that collects food waste and processes it into compost.

Read the full story here.

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish