Oil Palm EFB to Compost or Fertilizer in PeruEach Year, large quantity of oil palm biomass are generated from palm oil industry, they are mainly OPF(oil palm fronds), OPT(oil palm trunks), and EFB(empty fruit bunches).
These biomass can be conventionally applied in oil palm plantations as soil mulch and fertilizer, because they contain large quantities of nutrients, can fully decompose in the field within one to two years. By chopping or shredding the biomass into smaller pieces would faster decomposition rate and help the biomass release large amount of its nutrients.
EFB Shredder(chipper) model KJDS318D+, was shipped to Peru.
The machine chop fresh EFB into short fiber by one step, output short EFB fiber is used for composting.