Compost Resources

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


Webinar: Compost and Stormwater Media: identifying knowledge gaps and research needs

Register for CREF's upcoming webinar on compost use for stormwater management.


Managing Compost Odor

ECS President Tim O'Neill shares how odor can form during composting, and science based strategies to mitigate it.

White Papers

Composting: Understanding Nitrogen’s Role

Learn more about nitrogen and how it behaves in composting.


Compost Project Funding

Grant funding opportunities for large scale compost facilities.


Compost Vector Management Using a Biolayer Covered Aerated Static Pile (CASP) System

This article discusses strategies for mitigating vectors at aerated commercial compost facilities.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ): Compost Engineering

Have a compost question? ECS can help!


Why Should We Compost?

Here are some reasons we believe composting is worthwhile.


CREF Certified Operations Training Course

Join ECS March 27-31st, 2023 for the CREF Certified Operations Training Course.


USCC 2023 Recap

Napa Waste and Recycling Service wins Large Scale Compost Manufacturer at the USCC 2023 conference.


See You At USCC 2023!

We look forward to seeing everyone Jan 24-27 in Ontario, CA for US Compost Conference 2023.


PFAS in Compost

Resources to learn about PFAS an their impact on compost.


Napa, CA Composting

Napa organics undergo an aerated static pile compost process. Learn more here.


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.


Washington State Passes Organic Diversion Legislation

Washington State passes HB1799 to divert organics from landfills.


New Jersey Composting

ECS supports new composting projects in New Jersey.


Join ECS at WasteExpo 2022

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