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Goldilocks Design: Build Your Composting Facility “Just Right” to Maximize Return on Investment

Sizing compost systems 'too big' or 'too small' can cripple a project's financial returns. This article outlines how to optimize your investment.

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Compost Fans: System Types and Energy Use

Discussion of how much energy commercial aerated compost systems require.

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How Much Water Does Composting Require?

Wondering how much water composting requires? ECS can calculate water usage requirements for any composting site using their proprietary water modeling tool.

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Low-Odor Composting: How to Keep the Smell in Check

How to keep the odors from industrial composting in check.

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Large-scale Composting: How to Approach It

Factors to consider when designing and building a large-scale composting system.

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Commercial Compost Facility Construction: Tips for Success

This article outlines some of the key insights we have learned for successful deployment of large scale aerated static pile compost systems.

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ECS Facility Audits

Compost operators face an ever-changing array of challenges including new regulations, closer neighbors, more difficult feedstocks, and evolving market demands. Operators often do not have the...

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ECS Compost Fabric Testing

You may not think of ECS as a fabric testing company...however we have been just that. When fabric covered composting systems began appearing in North America, both microporous and non, we began...

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The ECS “Swiss Army Knife” Approach to Pilot Projects

That might be overstating it a little bit, but here is the point. ECS doesn’t have a single answer for what to propose to the composting community. We believe that a pilot project should be...

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ECS RF TeleProbes™

The Best Wireless Compost Temperature Probes! A wireless temperature probe for compost piles is an attractive ideal. Simply insert the probe into the pile and walk away. Data for regulatory...