Facilities Virtual Tours – VERGE
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Watch and learn how we sort, process, and transform the materials we receive.
This facility takes residential and commercial mixed recyclables and separates them into individual commodities, including cardboard, glass, aluminum and a variety of plastics. These materials are baled and sent to processors to produce new products.
Operating at over 45 tons per hour, this plant will recover up to 85% of the material it processes.
The Municipal Solid Waste facility is a high diversion organic waste processing facility designed to maximize the recovery of compostable and recyclable material from garbage and other mixed material streams. There are two processing lines that handle the vastly different waste from single family homes and multi-family complexes.
Operating at 90 tons per hour, this facility will recover up to 75% of the material it processes.
GreenWaste’s composting facility transforms yard trimmings into a nutrient-rich organic compost used by California farmers and municipal solid waste and food waste into a compost product for local landscapers.
GreenWaste’s Anaerobic Digestion Facility in San Jose, CA is the first, and largest, large-scale commercial dry fermentation anaerobic digestion facility in the United States.
This facility produces 1,600 kW of power and 30,000 tons of organic compost ever year.
This construction and demolition (C&D) debris processing facility processes C&D debris from the Bay Area. Operating year round, this plant will recover up to 80% of the material it processes, much of which is transformed into landscaping material you can purchase.