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12/01/2018

Compost company plans to profit from wine waste

Winemakers have long struggled with the storage and disposal of grape marc; the stems, pulp, skins and seeds of grapes left over after winemaking. Marlborough company GrowCo has applied for resource consent to start a grape marc composting operation, revealing it also intends to use waste from the mussel and logging industries and then sell the compost on. Source, Stuff


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