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Saturday, November 9, 2019
Target Organics: USCC Collects Second Round of Data for Expanding Municipal Composting »
RALEIGH, NC -- The US Composting Council (USCC) has launched the second phase of Target Organics, a comprehensive program...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Minnesota Compost Leaders, Non-Profit Advocate Among Awardees Recognized at USCC’s COMPOST2019 »
Composting facilities in Texas and Tennessee and a non-profit program in San Diego, CA and an energetic program in Minneap...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Composting Council Launches Second Professional Certification »
Reston, VA–The US Composting Council’s Certification Commission is introducing a new credential that is designed for indus...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Composting Collaborative Webinar on Nurturing Entrepreneurs to Grow Infrastructure »
The Composting Collaborative, of which USCC is a founding partner, is focusing its October webinar on the role of new busi...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Acclaimed Soil Health Author Schwartz to Keynote National Compost Conference »
RESTON, VA. — Judith D. Schwartz, author of the critically acclaimed book, Cows Save the Planet , will be the keynote sp...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
New Jersey Forms US Composting Council Chapter »
New Committee to Champion Compost Production/Organics Recycling in State Morristown, NJ –USCC members from the State...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Diverse and Large Mentoring Class Kicks Off for USCC Young Professionals »
The US Composting Council continues to grow the organics recycling industry with a record-breaking mentoring group for 201...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
New Compost Definition – Results From USCC Work with AAPFCO »
Ron Alexander Savannah, GA–The American Association of Plant and Food Control Officials has approved a new definit...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
USCC Announces 2018 Board of Directors Election Results »
Reston, VA – –  The US Composting Council announced today  the results of its annual Board of Directors election...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
COMPOST2018: Green Sports Leader and Renowned Environmental Philanthropist Open and Close Conference »
Green Sports Leader and Renowned Environmental Philanthropist Open and Close First Conference in Atlanta!  ...
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
US Composting Council and PLAN Launch Partnership to Build Campus Composting Resources »
The Post Landfill Action Network (PLAN) and US Composting Council (USCC) are launching a partnership to provide resourc...
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Minnesota Compost Leaders, Non-Profit Advocate Among Awardees Recognized at USCC’s COMPOST2019 »
Composting facilities in Texas and Tennessee and a non-profit program in San Diego, CA and an energetic program in Minneap...
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Capitol Hill Management Services Tapped as New USCC Association Management Provider »
Raleigh, NC – The US Composting Council has selected Capitol Hill Management Services (CHMS) as the organization’s new m...
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Commercial Composting-One of Hottest US Industries-Brings National Conference to Phoenix in January »
More than 1,000 members of the commercial composting community will be gathered Jan. 28-31 2019 for the first time in the...