Compost plant Bad Kreuznach new

Annual Throughput: 71.000 t/a

 

Waste treated:

  • MSW 60.000 t/a
  • sewage sludge 11.000 t/a
  • since 1990 sourse separated organic wastes 30.000 t/a plus paper 14.000 t/a

 

Start-up of operation: 1987

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Outside view

 

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  "Dano drum" 44 m x 4,25 diameter

 

Process:

  • Feedstock preparation: manual sorting
  • Ferrous separation, screening 15 mm to remove inerts, screening 110 mm, manual sorting
  • shredding of fraction >110 mm
  • 1 day retention time in "Dano" digester, continuous turning
  • 25 mm vibrating screen, overs are rejects
  • Curing of compost in large windrows
  • Marketing of compost primary in vineyards

 

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