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Environment Canterbury and Ashburton District Council have received applications for resource consents to establish and operate a compost processing facility.
Applicants: Stuart Tarbotton Contractors Limited (STC)
Address for service: C/- Urbis Ashburton, PO Box 603 Ashburton 7740. Attn: David Harford
Stuart Tarbotton Contractors Limited (STC) has applied for resource consents under the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA) to Ashburton District Council and Environment Canterbury to establish and operate a compost processing facility on Lot 2 DP 355990 at 203 Frasers Road, Ashburton. NZTM Ref: NZTM BY21 9483- 3658.
The proposed method of composting is by open windrowing, with an initial (4-6 weeks) ‘active’ phase wherein the windrows are periodically turned, followed by a maturation phase of 4 weeks where the windrows are left to mature.
The applications made are:
Ashburton District Council:
LUC14/0115 (8 MB) – Land use consent to establish and operate a green waste facility.
CRC156136: To use land for the stockpiling of silage and organic matter.
CRC156137: To discharge contaminants (odour) to air from composting processing.
CRC156138: To discharge stormwater to land from composting processing.
An unlimited consent duration is sought for LUC14/0115 and CRC156136 and a 35-year duration is sought on CRC156137 and CRC156138.
Submissions must be received by Environment Canterbury not later than 5 p.m. on Monday 28th September 2015.