Recipe of making FruitPeel Enzymes
Stet-By-Step guide toTakakura HomeComposting Method
1. Making a fermenting solution
Make fermenting solution by mixingtempe, jaggery and water in anairtight container for fermentativemicro-organisms to grow.
2. Making the seed compost
Mix rice bran and rice husk and stir in with fermenting solutions to forma fermenting bed, then let themixture dry out.
3. Making a compost container
Prepare a laundry baskets or storage boxes with the inside linedwith thick paper carton or carpet,then fill 2/3 of the container withseed compost.
Mix the cut kitchen scraps into seedcompost, cover the container withcloth to keep mixture warm. Repeatthe process until the container isfull. Store the removed compost for 2 weeks to allow it to mature.
5. Using compost
Compost gradually releasesnutrients into the soil, therebyimproving the soil environment.For more detailed guidelines for thecomposting method, kindly browsethrough our websites.
Filling up bottle with water for enzyme makingGuan (right) is demonstrating Takakura
Takakura Home Composting Method
In the Takakura composting method, organic waste is broken down by microorganismsthat are cultivated from local materials. The method involves making a seed compostfrom fermented solutions and a fermenting bed. Organic waste is mixed with the seedcompost and left to degrade in a ventilated container or basket.The participated parents were very excited and happy to receive the new method indoing composting, that is particularly suitable for those household with backyard to docomposting. The baskets and compost were given away to the participants of theworkshop, sponsored by Green and Blue Group.
Enzyme Making Hands on
Feeling guilty about the amount of rubbish generated by you? There are alot of benefits making organic enzymefrom fruit peel! With only a bit of brown sugar, chopped fruit peel fromfresh orange, pineapple and water,then leave it for 3 months. We can usethe end product for cleansing(mopping, dish washing etc) purpose!
Model of transportation of solid waste to landfill
Children and parents got to knowwhere have the rubbish gone oncethey threw it. Rubbish travels from theurban area, passes through oil palmplantation, greens, padi field,mountains and arrive at the landfill.How much carbon emission, air pollution and water pollution havebeen produced? The kids would findout.
Brown sugar 1 partFruit Peel 3 partWater 10 partStir, Release gases1-2times a day for 2 weeks.