Performance of five Montreal West Island home composters.

  title={Performance of five Montreal West Island home composters.},
  author={Bijaya K Adhikari and Anne Tr{\'e}mier and Suzelle F. Barrington},
  journal={Environmental technology},
  volume={33 19-21},
Even if home composting can eliminate municipal organic waste collection, handling and treatment costs, its compost quality requires investigation outside the laboratory. A study was thus conducted to evaluate the influence of the following management practices on the compost quality produced by five backyards home composters in Montreal West Island from June to October 2010: the type and backyard location of the home composter (HC), and the rate and type of organic waste (OW) fed into the home… CONTINUE READING