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Monday, September 28th, 2020
larger scale composting equipment for sale for dairy farms
If you are new to running a commercial composting business, you may wonder how the process works during the winter. At-home compost most often freezes over the winter and resumes the process when it...

Wednesday, May 20th, 2020
truck spraying herbicides/pesticides in field of green grass
The term “persistent herbicides” should make any composter shudder. Compost can actually break down a lot of herbicides and dangerous chemicals with the right mix of bacteria and the best conditions. This is not...

Monday, March 2nd, 2020
Scarab compost turner about to turn a compost windrow
Commercial and industrial composting are different from home composting because operators must follow specific laws and regulations. These pertain to odor control as well as public safety and health. The way large operations compost...

Tuesday, January 28th, 2020
composting with compost turners in any season
Municipal composting operators must understand the intricacies of making compost to produce a high-quality product. Whether your operation has been going for years or you are just starting one for your municipality, the following...

Monday, December 30th, 2019
SCARAB composting machine
Commercial composting is a great way to get rid of organic waste and support local business growth. Many municipalities have seen benefits from composting and growers can experience increases in yield and crop quality...

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019
If you have been wondering about municipal composting, you have likely asked many questions. There is a lot to consider about the costs, methods, and tools. Here are some common questions about municipal composting...

Thursday, October 10th, 2019
Composting food waste
Food waste can be a big issue in cities across the country. Commercial composting is an efficient method for handling food waste that benefits more than just producers. The following details the benefits of...

Friday, July 26th, 2019
We are happy to announce that SCARAB International was recently awarded a General Services Administration (GSA) contract! This means that we can now provide our high-quality products to government agencies that need help with...