Siemens to Provide IPS Composting System Agitators for Burlington County, New Jersey Composting Plant
The IPS Composting System is an enclosed in-vessel, agitated, aerated, automated composting process with biofiltration odor control. It transforms dewatered biosolids, municipal solid waste and source-separated organics (SSOs) into high-quality compost products. The system also stabilizes residual waste in Mechanical Biological Treatment (MBT). A sustainable solution to today's climate concerns, the IPS system provides landfill diversion, composting process control and responsible use of organic residuals.
At Burlington County, Siemens conducted on-site composting system studies to help determine the best plan for implementing the upgrade while meeting the county's budget. Siemens also worked with its suppliers to meet the challenge of a relatively tight timeline.
The new IPS equipment will allow the county to continue its success managing biosolids from the wastewater treatment plants, thus providing beneficial use of the compost product and reducing greenhouse gases to the environment.
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