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Allies From Outside Organizations
Additional Organizations you can Consult for Using Compost
The US Composting Council works with many partner organizations to further the use of compost. We’ve listed a few of these great partner organizations below.
AAPFCO – Association of American Plant Food Control Officials
AAPFCO is a forum for Plant Food Control Officials and is designed to promote collaboration, standard legislation, and sharing of best practices when it comes to fertilizer and compost. AAPFCO has created a list of verified compost benefits, and cites their sources.Read More
AASHTO – American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials
AASHTO is an industry group that provides collaboration, resources, and guidelines for highway officials and professionals. Since State DOTs are some of the largest users of compost, they also provide great resources in that respect. AASHTO has created standard specifications for using compost blankets, filter berms, and filter socks for erosion and sediment control.Compost Blankets Filter Berms and Socks
CCREF – Composting Council Research and Education Foundation
CCREF supports research, awareness, and education around composting, and they have consistently been on the cutting-edge of compost innovations. Click here to access their extensive resources about anything and everything compost-related.Read More
IECA – International Erosion Control Association
The IECA is a non-profit organization providing resources, networking, and education for erosion and sediment control professionals.
Vermicomposting with Rhonda Sherman
Rhonda Sherman is the worm whisperer at the North Carolina State University Cooperative Extension Service. Rhonda’s areas of expertise are vermicomposting, composting, recycling and waste reduction.Read More
BioCycle is a magazine bringing you information on compost and the industries supporting it.
Keep America Beautiful
Keep America Beautiful is a volunteer-driven organization that organizes community plantings, clean ups, and more. For more about the great work they do, click below.Read More
ConServe – National Restaurant Association
ConServe, an arm of the National Restaurant Association, is focused on restaurant sustainability. That extends to ensuring food waste is redirected from landfills to productive compost uses.