Jeff Gage

Jeff Gage

Jeff Gage

Workshop Instructor | Green Mountain Technologies

Jeff has a BA in Advanced Environmental Studies / Energy Systems from Evergreen State University. He has been designing composting facilities since 1985 and has constructed and/or operated over twenty-five large scale composting facilities across the United States. He has published his composting research, served on public composting boards and has earned multiple awards and certifications. He founded and was a lead instructor for the WSU Compost School. In addition to working at GMT, he teaches composting fundamentals throughout the world including the UK, the Middle East and the Americas.

Workshop Time: Tuesday, January 28, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Workshop Title: Odor Control for Windrow Operations

Workshop Description: Tired of getting odor complaints? This course will help you understand odor impacts from composting sites; what effect concentration, dilution and the character of odor compounds has on complaints. We will look at what is available for odor field testing, lab sampling and dilution modeling. We will dive into the pile ecosystem and discuss how managing pile oxygen levels lowers odor emissions.