Compost Resources

ECS is committed to advancing the understanding of compost process science, design standards, and regulations within our industry.

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Goldilocks Design: Build Your Composting Facility “Just Right” to Maximize Return on Investment

Sizing compost systems 'too big' or 'too small' can cripple a project's financial returns. This article outlines how to optimize your investment.

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Washington State Passes Organic Diversion Legislation

Washington State passes HB1799 to divert organics from landfills.

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New Jersey Composting

ECS supports new composting projects in New Jersey.

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Join ECS at WasteExpo 2022

Join us as ECS presents at Waste Expo May 9-12, 2022 in Las Vegas.

White Papers

Best Management Practice for Composting High Nitrogen Feedstocks

Discover the steps needed to convert high nitrogen feedstocks into a compost mix with minimal odor and maximum decomposition rate.

White Papers

Commercial Food Waste Composting Best Practices

ECS whitepaper outlining key steps for efficiently composting commercial food waste with minimal odor.

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Biofilter Theory, Design, and Operation

Biofilters provide an important tool for reducing odors and emissions. This paper explains best practices to optimize biofilter performance.

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CREF Webinar – Introduction to Compost Odor Management: Process and Public Relations

Sign up for a CREF webinar to learn more about managing compost odors.

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ECS Supports CREF Compost Application ROI Data Sheets

CREF releases research findings for compost use and market segements, and how to optimize compost applications.

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ECS published in BioCycle: Composting Aeration Floor Fundamentals

Learn more about composting aeration floor fundamentals in the article ECS co-published in BioCycle.

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ECS to attend USCC Conference

ECS is attending and presenting at USCC 2022. Join us to learn more about our latest projects and how ECS can support you!

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Low-Odor Composting: How to Keep the Smell in Check

How to keep the odors from industrial composting in check.

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COP26 Leaders Call for Immediate Action – Including Composting

Leaders at COP26 identified composting as a key pathway for carbon sequestration.

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Commercial Compost Facility Construction: Tips for Success

This article outlines some of the key insights we have learned for successful deployment of large scale aerated static pile compost systems.

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ECS Facility Audits

Compost operators face an ever-changing array of challenges including new regulations, closer neighbors, more difficult feedstocks, and evolving market demands. Operators often do not have the...

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ECS in the News- Managing Contaminants in Minnesota

Check out this article from BioCycle discussing how one of our customers navigates food waste contamination challenges.