Financing Composting Infrastructure
Food waste and yard trimmings are composted Greenville County's Twin Chimneys facility, Atlas's first composting operation.

South Carolina-based Atlas Organics, Inc. has funded its early and growth stages with venture/private equity capital investments.
Nora Goldstein

Editorial: Does Food Waste = Contamination?
Nora Goldstein, BioCycle Editor

There is a distinct air of inevitability that introducing food waste automatically introduces plastic bags, packaging, compostable product lookalikes, etc.

BioCycle World
Bernie Sanders at the "Combating Climate Change with Organic and Regenerative Agriculture,” forum, held in Story City, Iowa on December 5, 2019.

• Presidential Candidates Weigh In On Soil Health
• Food Waste Reduction For Greener Schools
• No Final Vote On New Jersey’s Food Waste Legislation

Composting Roundup
Kesiah Brascom, OffBeet Compost

• Cafeteria To Composting In Massachusetts Schools
• New Composting Infrastructure In Pennsylvania
• University To Compost Food Waste In 2020

Anaerobic Digest
Two-Stage Linear Vortex™” digester at Prairies Edge Dairy Farms in Fair Oaks, Indiana

• Indiana Dairy Farm Updates Its Digester System
• Parity For Biogas

Paying For PFAS Clean Up
Ned Beecher

Ned Beecher, Special Projects Manager at the North East Biosolids & Residuals Association (, has spent the bulk of the past several years in the land of PFAS, educating the organics recycling community, regulators, and many others about these complex and pervasive compounds.

Top 10 Composting Trends In 2020

Organics disposal bans and tackling contamination are among the leading trends, nationally and regionally.
Nora Goldstein & Craig Coker

Editorial: Let’s Connect
Nora Goldstein, BioCycle Editor

The inaugural edition of BioCycle CONNECT®, the new BioCycle for a new decade, is being delivered January 8, 2020. We’ll be coming to you just about every week in 2020 with new and timely content on organics recycling projects, programs, policies, and practices — as well as dust off some oldies but goodies from BioCycle’s 60 years of article archives.

Connections: Compost + Cannabis
Sally Brown

While indoor growing may be done in the blindingly bright light, the industry as a whole is just coming out from the shadows. As an industry, composters can work with cannabis growers to reduce their environmental footprint and even improve product quality.
Sally Brown

Integrated Biogas Alliance Platform To Derisk Biogas Projects
An automated smart conveyor delivers feedstock from the organics recovery facility to fill “hoppers” that feed the digesters.

Biogas technology companies create global partnership to provide technically and commercially integrated solutions.

BioCycle World
Food Waste, 1996-2017

• Florida Needs More Organics Recycling To Hit 2020 Goal
• NRDC’s Food Matters Toolkit
• Carbon Storage In Soil Protocol — Jan. 15 Webinar

Composting Roundup
Compost for carbon sequestration

• Applying Compost For Carbon Sequestration
• Collecting, Composting Food Waste On Martha’s Vineyard
• 2019 USCC Awardees
• Persistent Herbicide Use Is Persisting

Anaerobic Digest

• Pennsylvania WWTP Fills Food Waste Recycling Demand
• Unlocking Global Biogas Potential
• RNG Supply Assessment