Ridgeview Medical Center located in Waconia, Minnesota was the first in the nation to use a 30 yard self-contained compactor to co-collect organic waste with MSW. The compactor is then sorted and the organic waste is diverted to composting facilities to become nutrient rich compost. This is achieved by using our BPI® certified compostable 33 gallon Extreme Duty bags, which is the backbone of our co-collection program.

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