Bioenergy: Community-Scale Organic Waste Initiatives

Date: 

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Location: 

UW Oshkosh
Room 2239 Sage Hall
Oshkosh, WI

Host: 

UW Oshkosh

Tour: 

Anaerobic Digestion Facility - Nation's first Dry Digester

Documents: 

This meeting and tour opportunity will allow product developers, manufacturers, and municipalities to discuss research and testing priorities regarding anaerobic digestion of bio-based products as well as community food-waste diversion initiatives.  The setting at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh will showcase their facilities for testing at lab, pilot, and commercial scale AD and composting facilities with a focus on community-scale organic waste solutions. Lot 7 (closest to Sage) will be cleared for meeting participants Thursday June 13th.  Please be sure that you do not park in the blue-lined SG slots, you will be ticketed $50 if you do not have the proper permit for those slots.

From Green Bay and Points Northeast

Take Highway 41 South to Exit 120 (WI-45). At the traffic circle, take the 3rd exit for Rt. 45/Algoma Blvd.  Continue straight through another traffic circle and travel south on Algoma Blvd for 0.4 miles, passing though a traffic light.  Stay to the left lane as the road curves to the right.  Go straight through a 2nd traffic light to stay on High Avenue (a one-way street).  Sage Hall is on the left after Rockwell Avenue, and the entrance to Lot 7 is after the building.

 

From Stevens Point and Points Northwest

Take Highway WI-45 South.  As you get near Hwy 41, stay to the left lane for continuing on WI-45.  Continue straight through two traffic circles and continue south on Algoma Blvd for 0.4 miles, passing though a traffic light.  Stay to the left lane as the road curves to the right.  Go straight through a 2nd traffic light to stay on High Avenue (a one-way street).  Sage Hall is on the left after Rockwell Avenue, and the entrance to Lot 7 is after the building.

 

From Madison, Milwaukee and Other Points South

Take Highway 41 North to Exit 116 (South Park Avenue/WI-44/WI-91). Keep right and continue straight on South Park Avenue. Turn left onto Ohio Street. Continue straight. Ohio street will turn into Wisconsin Street over the bridge. At the traffic light, turn left onto Pearl Avenue to enter the campus.  Sage Hall and Lot 7 are at the end of Pearl Avenue on the right.