Girl Planting seeds

Austin, Texas, awards 10-year contract to Synagro to turn toxic sewage sludge into “compost” for city

One of the country’s largest producers of biosolids, also known as “biosludge,” has been awarded a massive contract by the city of Austin, Texas, to be its exclusive producer of biosludge “compost” for use in agriculture.  Synagro, which a recent press release describes as “the preeminent provider of biosolids and residuals solutions services in North America,” has officially entered an exclusive, public-private partnership with the city of Austin to take raw sewage from people’s toilets, in essence, and convert it into “fertilizer” for use on food crops.  Read more...
 

 

Back

 
 
close (X)