Category Archives: Managing moisture, precipitation and leachate

Designing Leachate Collection for Compost Facilities

This is the first of a series of three posts that discusses leachate collection for compost facilities. There were three factors that prompted this blog. 1. A recent request from students who were designing a compost facility for a community … Continue reading

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Understanding Moisture Loss During Composting

For┬ácomposters in many parts of the world,┬ácomposting is a drying process, and many are more concerned about adding additional moisture than having compost that is too wet. For some of us in cooler and wetter climates, our compost doesn’t seem … Continue reading

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