Our on-site sustainable landscaping solutions allow food waste risks to be mitigated and controlled at predictable cost.
In South Africa, a third of all food produced annually (around 10 million tonnes) ends up in a landfill. The water and energy costs to produce food means the wastage comes at a very high cost to the economy and environment.
Yet the impact of recycling food waste and utilising this waste stream for good has many benefits for gardens and in particular soil.
All the nutrients taken up by food plants during their growth stays can be recycled back to soil through composting.
1. Scalable In-Vessel composting options:
2. Waste traceability monitoring and reporting
Life & Earth’s on-site organic waste solutions measure all inputs and outputs. Using this data, Life & Earth can calculate your:
3. Industrial Waste management and composting
4. Water Treatment Solutions
5. Composting of Green Waste
All green (garden) waste generated at Life Landscapes sites is composted by Life & Earth. While eliminating the carbon emissions from green waste, Life Landscapes is building rich organic soil and sequestering carbon, thus promoting our sustainable landscaping solutions.
Life & Earth’s compost is 100% organic and, due to its food waste component, has an exceptionally high nutrient value.