BCR Environmental - Transforming Biosolids & Organic Management

Friday, May 13, 2016

With this goal in mind, the Jacksonville, Florida-based company developed groundbreaking new technology to make this goal a reality, shaking up the market in a big way. A better solution

Mr. Zahn estimates that between 75 and 80 percent of America’s biosolid organic waste “is managed through traditional disposal outlets.” This means that the vast majority of human waste, food waste, yard waste, and animal waste is tossed into landfills and left to rot. “Very little of this waste stream – which in its inherent state is just nitrogen, phosphorus, water, and organic matter, things that we all need for life – is recycled. We mine phosphorus and other things out of the ground. We use them for agricultural or commercial purposes, we consume them in some form, we generate waste, and we throw it away. The whole world operates by way of this linear economy.” Read Full Article (PDF)