Compost VOC Emissions Studies


This page last reviewed January 14, 2010

Abridged Emissions Summary Table from San Joaquin Valley APCD (24kb pdf)

Study Location Material Process
SJVAPCD review various Green Waste various
CIWMB 2007 Modesto Compost, Modesto Residential /Municipal Green Waste Windrow
Yolo-Solano AQMD 2005 Jepson Prairie Organics, Vacaville Green Waste Windrow
SCAQMD 2001a Inland Empire Composting, Colton 100% Green Waste Tipping Piles
Windrows
ADC
SCAQMD 2001b Inland Empire Composting, Colton 100% Green Waste Tipping Piles
Windrows
ADC
CIWMB 2003 Tierra Verde Industries, Irvine Green Waste/Woody Waste Static Pile
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Compost Emissions Work Group
Greenhouse Gas Sector

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