Browse Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) by Series/Report "Green Lunchroom Challenge Composting Activity"

  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2016)
    Not every school has space on its grounds to accommodate the creation of a on-site compost pile, or staff or students interested or able to devote time to on-site composting or vermicomposting efforts. Commercial composting ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2016)
    Onsite composting of food waste has multiple benefits. On site composting reduces the amount of waste your institution is required to send to a landfill. Using the compost on the premises returns essential nutrients required ...

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  • (Champaign, IL : Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, 2016)
    Not every school has space on its grounds to accommodate a traditional compost pile. Vermicomposting, the use of redworms to process food scraps through digestion into nutrient rich castings, lends itself well to producing ...

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