WASATCH RESOURCE RECOVERY IN THE MEDIA

Wasatch Resource Recovery’s Olsen Bowerman Finds Hope in Waste

Wasatch Resource Recovery will be the first food waste anaerobic digester in Utah. The project, based in North Salt Lake, expects to be fully operational in fall 2018, and Morgan Olsen Bowerman, sustainability and resource recovery manager at Wasatch Resource Recovery, can’t wait. Olsen Bowerman oversees the sourcing of food waste from restaurants, grocery stores, […]

From Leftovers To Generators: New Uses For Organic Waste Coming To The Wasatch Front

Earth Day is right around the corner and if you are looking for ways to get involved or reduce your footprint, look no further than the fridge. According to the United Sates Department of Agriculture, up to 60 percent of food waste occurs in households and businesses. While composting is an option for some of […]

Utah facility can turn food waste into enough natural gas to power a small city

North Salt Lake • State and local officials broke ground for Utah’s first food digester Thursday morning in a project aimed at reducing landfill waste and harnessing unused renewable energy. The North Salt Lake facility, to be opened in late 2018, will deploy anaerobic digesters to grind and liquify food waste, then use water, heat […]

Food-Waste Energy Plant Will Double As A Compost-Maker, Cleanup Tool

A new facility is being built in North Salt Lake to turn food waste into energy. It’s the first of a kind in Utah. Gov. Gary Herbert (R) helped kick off construction on Thursday. The South Davis Sewer District has teamed up with a company called ALLPRO Energy & Water to build this energy facility […]