Los Banos

August 1, 2014 11:58 AM

Multiple uses for Los Banos green waste being explored

According to Merced County Regional Waste Management Authority officials, industrial processes like mulching and composting create volatile organic compounds, like nitrates, that must be kept from ground and surface water. Keeping the Billy Wright Road facility compliant with state regulations is too expensive for such a small landfill, waste management officials say.

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