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Composting of green waste

Composting of green waste

Two composting stations are operating at the plant nursery sites of El Alia and Bouchaoui . Each consisting of the following equipement: Drum mill (capacity 25 M 3 /h foa a branch diameter of 17 cm max), rotary tedder (

HydraulicallyAdjustable Tiller ( Hydraulic Height Adjustement ) , Turret Mower on Towed Frame ( Yield Capacity : 25 M 3/h for allowable branch diameter of up 12 cm ) , log Melter ( Tonnage of force : 17 t) and tipper 5 tons ( diesel engine power : 60 to 75 HP ) with adaptable multifunction accessories ( backhoe , bucket , loading pallet , auger Ø600 mm ) .

Green waste from pruned alignment trees are collected and transformed into compost that is reintegrated as amendment in green spaces.

According to the importance given to the treatment of waste, the establishement has opted for the acquisition of a large high-volume mill (120 to 200 M 3/hour with a permissible diameter of the branches and trunks of 600 mm) with claw for loading branch, a quick process at industrial quantities without the use of workforce.

EPIC EDEVAL (Development Establishment of Green Spaces of Algiers) is responsible for the maintenance, management and development of various green areas on behalf of the Wilaya of Algiers.