Maryland To Explore A Decentralized Composting Infrastructure

Governor Hogan Signs Two Bills – HB171/SB99 & HB1349 – to Advance Food Waste Recovery and Ensure Compostable Plastics Meet Standards

Breaking News: Composting Collaborative Launch, Nov. 17, 2016

Composting Collaborative was officially launched on November 17 in Washington, D.C. The Collaborative was created by GreenBlue, in partnership with BioCycle and the US Composting Council, to drive sustainable materials management of organics and all compostables.

Commentary: Compostable Products: 2016 Outlook
Rhodes Yepsen

Rhodes Yepsen
BioCycle March/April 2016, Vol. 57, No. 3, p. 51

Franciosi Named USCC Executive Director
Frank Franciosi, Executive Director, US Composting Council

The US Composting Council (USCC) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Frank Franciosi, a composting industry leader and business executive, to the leadership position of Executive Director of the USCC and its sister foundation, the Composting Council Research and Education Foundation.

Introducing … STA Certified Compost
US Composting Council's STA Certified Compost seal

In a new development, the US Composting Council’s Seal of Testing Assurance Program can now be defined as a certification program.
Ron Alexander and Al Rattie
BioCycle July 2015, Vol. 56, No. 6, p. 27

BioCycle World
Food Waste Reduction Alliance

BioCycle December 2014, Vol. 55, No. 11, p. 6

US Composting Council Announces Election Results

The US Composting Council announced election results for the 2015 Board Of Directors on December 2, 2014.

Advancing Organics Recycling On The East Coast
Demo plots have been installed on the Turf Valley Country Club grounds (adjacent to Conference hotel) to compare standard treatment for turf establishment to “suburban subsoiling” via decompaction and compost amendment. Inset image features core sample of soil prior to treatment.

Meeting demand for organics processing infrastructure, building climate-resilient communities and restoration of the Chesapeake Bay watershed are hot topics for discussion at BioCycle East Coast Conference 2014.
Nora Goldstein
BioCycle September 2014, Vol. 55, No. 8, p. 28

BioCycle World
BioCycle World

BioCycle August 2014, Vol. 55, No. 7, p. 6

Commentary: Happy 2014
Lori Scozzafava

Lori Scozzafava
BioCycle January 2014, Vol. 55, No. 1, p. 62

Confessions Of A Compost Enthusiast
Lori Scozzafava

Lori Scozzafava
BioCycle December 2013, Vol. 54, No. 12, p. 38

U.S. Composting Industry Outlook

USCC 2012
Michael Virga
BioCycle January 2012, Vol. 53, No. 1, p. 37