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September 21, 2017
Frank Franciosi and other experts talk about the diversion of inedible food scraps.

Dealing with the massive amounts of food waste generated each day is, of course, a […]

August 21, 2017
COMPOST2018: Green Sports Leader and Renowned Environmental Philanthropist Open and Close First Conference in Atlanta!

RESTON, VA — In a year of rapidly growing composting infrastructure, COMPOST2018, the national gathering […]

May 31, 2017
US Composting Council’s First Young Professional Scholarships Awarded

PRESS RELEASE – 5/25/2017 The US Composting Council Board of Directors has awarded the first […]

May 11, 2017
Michigan Organics Council Forms State Composting Council Chapter

Organics Council, Michigan Recycling Coalition Partner with USCC Lansing, MI—(May 7, 2016)–Michigan composters have affiliated […]

April 20, 2017
Maryland Passes Two Composting Bills

Labelling, Infrastructure Bill Pass on Last Days of Session Testifying on Maryland’s labelling bill: from […]

January 23, 2017
Green is for Organics: Voluntary Container Color Standard Recommended by Consortium of Organics Collection Organizations and Agencies

Keep America Beautiful, U.S. Composting Council Joined by Other Nonprofit and Government Organizations to Improve […]

January 19, 2017
Minnesota Compost Leaders, Non-Profit Advocate Among Awardees Being Recognized at USCC’s COMPOST2017

Reston, VA (Jan. 2, 2017) –Two dedicated Minnesota compost regulators and a non-profit advocate and […]

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Events
Backyard Composting Workshops
Location: Various locations in Pennsylvania
Start Date: April 1, 2016
End Date: June 25, 2016
Category: ICAW

Not sure what to do with your kitchen, garden and yard scraps? Would you like […]

Get the Dirt on Backyard Composting
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
Start Date: April 13, 2016
End Date: May 3, 2016
Category: ICAW

Learn the basics of backyard composting by attending one of the two remaining hour-long seminars […]

Earth Day at Hallam Lake
Location: ACES, Aspen, CO
Start Date: April 20, 2016
End Date: April 20, 2016
Category: ICAW

Come join the fun! There will be seed and bagged compost giveaways and lots of […]

2016 Rain Barrel & Compost Bin Sale Events
Location: Various
Start Date: April 22, 2016
End Date: June 11, 2016
Category: ICAW

AVAILABLE PRODUCTS: COMPOST BINS $59: Composting is a great way to inexpensively create nutrient rich […]

Whole Foods Earth Day Event w/ Pitkin County Landfill, Aspen Tree and Growing Empowerment
Location: Whole Foods, Basalt, CO
Start Date: April 24, 2016
End Date: April 24, 2016
Category: ICAW

Come to Whole Foods in Basalt from 9am til noon on Sunday, April 24. We […]

Compost 101 class
Location: Arlington, MA
Start Date: April 28, 2016
End Date: April 28, 2016
Category: ICAW

Spend as much or as little time as you want “tending” your compost. It will […]

“Get the Dirt” – Free Prince William County Compost Awareness Event
Location: Prince William County, VA
Start Date: April 30, 2016
End Date: April 30, 2016
Category: ICAW

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Presentations by Lisa Ziegler, Gardener’s Workshop Farm, “From the Ground […]

55th Vermicomposting at small, medium & large scale Workshop at Aldea Verde
Location: Queretaro, Mexico
Start Date: April 30, 2016
End Date: April 30, 2016
Category: ICAW

Main necessities for Vermicomposting at small, medium or large scale workshop. New business opportunities for […]

Rot and Roll: The Science and Art of Composting
Location: Arlington MA DPW, 51 Grove Street, Arlington
Start Date: May 5, 2016
End Date: May 5, 2016
Category: ICAW

Rot and Roll, Thursday, May 5 4:00-7:00 PM 51 Grove Street, heavy rain cancels Food […]

Compost and Plant Sale
Location: Kalapuya High School , 1200 North Terry Street, Eugene, OR
Start Date: May 7, 2016
End Date: May 7, 2016
Category: ICAW

Rexius and the City of Eugene are donating bags of Love Food Not Waste (food […]

Self Haul Event – Culver City Residents only
Location: Billl Botts Baseball Field and Playground 9710 Jefferson Blvd, Culver City,
Start Date: May 7, 2016
End Date: May 7, 2016
Category: ICAW

Self-Haul Compost Give Away for Culver City Residents May 7, 2016 8am – NOON or […]

Spring Sale & Workshop Event
Location: Waukesha, WI
Start Date: May 7, 2016
End Date: May 7, 2016
Category: ICAW

Spring Sale & Workshop Event Saturday, May 7 9-1 Rain or Shine Free Home Composting […]

City of Oakland Free Compost Giveaway Evvent
Location: Henry J. Kaiser Convention Center Parking Lot 10, 10th St, Oakland, CA
Start Date: May 14, 2016
End Date: May 14, 2016
Category: ICAW

Take home a free bag* of certified organic WM EarthCare™ Homegrown Compost made from Oakland […]

Lobby Day
Location: Sacramento CA
Start Date: May 16, 2016
End Date: May 16, 2016
Category: ICAW

An all day event that includes training, networking and visits to legislators.

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