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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
large commercial compost pile below blue sky with clouds
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 compost turner turning a windrow of manure
(Updated 6/22/2021) Commercial composting is a great way to get rid of organic waste and support local businesses. Many cities have seen benefits from composting and farmers have seen increases in crop quality and...

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
pile of food for composting
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
a white scarab compost turner on green grass
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...

Friday, June 28th, 2019
two hands holding compost and soil with green plant
Composting has become a popular way to reduce waste and fertilize everything from small home gardens to large-scale farms and wineries. Even municipalities are seeing benefits from composting. There are many similarities and differences...