The Compost Council of Canada is a national non-profit, member-driven organization with a charter to advocate and advance organics residuals recycling and compost use. It serves as the central resource and network for the compost industry in Canada and, through its members, contributes to the environmental sustainability of the communities in which they operate. 

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24th Annual National
Compost Conference
Technical Document on
Municipal Solid Waste
Organics Processing
Plant a Row • Grow a Row

2014 National
Compost Conference
September 22-24, 2014
Westin Nova Scotian Hotel
1181 Hollis Street
Halifax, NS B3H 2P6

The Compost Council of Canada's 24th Annual Conference will be the premier conference in Canada in 2014 for those involved or interested in becoming involved in the organics recycling and compost utilization field.

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Technical Document on
Municipal Solid Waste
Organics Processing

This document provides science-based, objective and user-friendly information on the various aspects of Municipal Solid Waste organic waste management processing. It draws on lessons learned and expert knowledge of professionals, practitioners and academics in the field of organics management across North America.

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View the Grow Your Veggie Garden Guide

As part of your garden this year, plant and grow an extra row of your favourite veggies and donate the harvest to your local food bank. Help us help all those in need.

View the Grow Your
Veggie Garden Guide

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Latest Happenings

24th Annual National Compost Conference proceedings are now online

2014 National Conference
proceedings are now online.

Alberta Compost Facility
Operator Certification Exam

January 12-14, 2015
St. Albert Curling Club
3 Tache Street
St. Albert AB
T8N 2S4
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Free Compost Webinars

Join us for our next free organics recycling webinar
Wed February 4, 2015
12 Noon (Central Time)

For information on registering and an archive of
past presentations and videos please click here

Winter Regional Workshops

2015 Winter Regional Workshops

Compost Matters in
British Columbia

March 2-3, 2015
Victoria, BC

Compost Matters in

March 4-5, 2015
Red Deer, AB

Compost Matters in
Atlantic Canada

March 10-11, 2015
Moncton, NB

Compost Matters in

March 24-25, 2015
Toronto, ON

Compost Matters in

March 30-31, 2014
Winnipeg, MB

More information coming soon

Developing Better Technical
Specifications for Topsoil
Use in Construction Projects

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