Compost Facility (PDF)

Background

• In 2008 Iowa State University constructed a facility for composting organic waste materials from several campus sources.

• The facility was planned as part of the new ISU Dairy Farm to handle solid dairy manure in an environmentally responsible manner.

• The facility is designed to handle more than 10,000 tons of organic wastes annually and is located west of the Dairy Farm, which is south of the Iowa State campus. 

Compost Facility Brochure [PDF]