EP Minerals to present at WasteExpo's Composting & Organic Recycling Conference

June 2, 2015

“Diatomaceous Earth Spent Cake Recycling – Waste or Resource?" is the topic that Andrew Welford, EP Minerals director of commercial sustainability, will be presenting at WasteExpo's 3rd Annual Composting and Organics Recycling Conference Program in Las Vegas, NV.

Andrew is part of the panel “Air Quality and GHG Benefits of Organics Diversion, Composting, and Compost" held at 1:30 pm June 3 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

WasteExpo is the industry's largest conference and tradeshow of its kind, serving both the public and private sectors. It brings together all the players in the waste, recycling, organics, and sustainability industry. Andrew will provide an overview of how DE spent cake is being successfully recycled today into compost and fertilizer, as well as other sustainable alternatives, including solid biofuels, anaerobic digestion, and reuse as absorbents and aggregates.

To learn more about EP Minerals sustainability program, check out this interview with Andrew Welford, Director of Commercial Sustainability: http://blog.epminerals.com/sustainability-and-diatomaceous-earth

Watch the video showing recycling DE spent cake into compost: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9kXQn8X3www

Read more about recycling DE spent cake into compost: http://blog.epminerals.com/recycling-diatomaceous-earth-spent-cake-at-sonoma-compost

Learn about recycling DE spent cake into fertilizer: http://blog.epminerals.com/recycling-diatomaceous-earth-spent-cake-from-filtration-into-a-fertilizer