Letting food rot in landfill is not composting. A mistaken belief is that because food waste is biodegradable, no harm reslts from letting it decay naturally. Here are some facts which highlight the negative impacts - both environmental and financial of putting food in landfill.
Each Closed Loop Organics Unit is recommended with consideration to your business’s specific waste stream volume and composition to ensure maximum performance and environmental benefit.
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Closed Loop Organics Unit School Example
Using a CLO30 Closed Loop Organics Unit, a school in Queensland producing 70kg of food waste a day can avoid 14.6 tonnes CO2-e emissions every year*
Closed Loop Organics Unit Hospital Example
Using a CLO100 Closed Loop Organics Unit, a hospital in New South Wales producing 200kg of food waste a day can avoid 30.4 tonnes CO2-e emissions every year*
*accounting for any electricity needed to run the unit and industry assumptions