The Composting Council of Canada will present the “Compost Matters!” conference on January 21 and 22, 2004 at the Royal Botanical Gardens in Burlington, Ontario.
Information sessions will cover the following topics:
Waste Diversion Ontario: The current status and future forward implications for organic recovery;
An update on Toronto’s organic diversion initiative;
The organics recovery program in Hamilton;
Co-collection in the Niagara Region;
Co-Composting source separated organics and biosolids;
Guelph’s wet-dry facility upgrade
Soil Science 101: an introduction
Composting for Contractors: Leave it to the landscape and not the landfill
The Nutrient Management Act in Ontario: Overview and next steps; and,
Film separation and bag-based composting.
In addition, on January 21, from 1:30 4:30, there will be a public consultation on the proposed adjustments to the BNQ national compost standard and The Composting Council of Canada’s compost category marketing initiative.
To register for this event, call 1-877-571-4769 or visit www.compost.org