GBB has the expertise and resources to offer a wide-range of composting / organics management service that include:

  • Composting operation business plan development
  • Organics diversion program development
  • Composting/organics waste processing facility feasibility study, procurement and operations plan
  • Yard waste composting feasibility study and program development; and
  • Anaerobic digestion technology review and evaluation

GBB Senior Vice President Lori Scozzafava has extensive composting expertise and, while Executive Director of the US Composting Council, and the Composting Council Research & Education Foundation, contributed in influencing regional and national organics management policy.

Selected Project Descriptions

Regional Composting Operation Business Plan Development 
City of Plano, Texas

Financial and Operational Audit
Maui County, Hawaii

Compost Facility Feasibility Study and Operations Plan
Detroit Shoreway Community Development Organization, Cleveland, Ohio

Evaluation of Opportunities to Increase Organics Recycling
Prince George’s County, Maryland

Evaluation of Composting System Alternatives
Palm Beach County, Florida

Related GBB Presentations:

Anaerobic Digestion as a Business Opportunity for Tribal Communities
Ljupka Arsova, GBB Senior Consultant
BioCycle Renewable Energy From Organics Recycling Conference – October 2017

Anaerobic Digestion to Manage Food Waste – Worth Considering?
Lori Scozzafava, GBB Vice President
Municipal Waste Management Association Summit – November 2016

Public-Private Partnership for AD & Composting Project in Prince William County, VA
Ljupka Arsova, GBB Senior Consultant
BioCycle REFOR 2016 – October 2016

Prospects for Anaerobic Digestion in the U.S.
Ljupka Arsova, GBB Senior Consultant
Waste-to-Energy Research and technology Council Bi-Annual Meeting – October 2016

Bio-digester Case Study and Organics Reuse
Steve Simmons, GBB Vice President
Reuse Summit – June 2016

European Technology Overview: Anaerobic Digestion (AD) of the Organic Fraction of the MSW
Ljupka Arsova, GBB Senior Consultant
Food Waste-to-Low Carbon Energy Conference – April 2016

Status of Managing the Organic Waste in the U.S.: The 2013 Columbia Survey and Beyond
Ljupka Arsova, GBB Consultant II
Waste-to-Energy Research and Technology Bi-annual Meeting – October 2014

Mixed MSW for Recovery of the Organic Fraction
Ljupka Arsova, GBB Consultant II
BioCycle West Coast Conference – April 2014

Beyond Composting: Alternative Technologies for Processing Source Separated Organics
Kate Vasquez, GBB Senior Consultant, and Ljupka Arsova, GBB Consultant II
Virginia Recycling Association Conference – May 2013

Anaerobic Digestion of Source Separated Organics – Lessons Learned from Europe 
Ljupka Arsova, GBB Consultant II
BioCycle Conference: Renewable Energy From Organics Recycling – October 2012

Green-Ness is Next to Godliness: Organics Diversion at a Religious Facility
Harvey Gershman, GBB President
Virginia Recycling Association Conference – May 2010

Related GBB Articles:

Energy-Ready Organics
Brad Kelley, GBB Senior Project Engineer, and Ljupka Arsova, GBB Consultant II
Renewable Energy from Waste – December 2015

The Organic Factor
John Carlton, P.E., BCEE, GBB Senior Vice President
MSW Management Magazine – January 2015

Recycling or Waste-to-Energy? Either — AD Works!
Harvey Gershman, GBB President
Renewable Energy from Waste – July 2014