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Compost conference to "Feed the Soil"

24th Annual National Compost Conference September 22-24, 2014 – Halifax, NS

Compost conference to "Feed the Soil"

Now in its 24th year, The National Compost Conference is renowned to provide attendees with the perfect forum for the latest in information, networks and contacts in the organics recycling industry in Canada.

Come to Halifax, Nova Scotia and be part of our conference which will be held at the Westin Nova Scotian Hotel from Monday September 22nd to Wednesday September 24th with an extra day of tours on Sunday September 21st.

Your days will be filled with tours, presentations and the opportunity to meet the leading suppliers of our industry. Our evenings will complete this premier event with extensive opportunities for networking and enjoying local fare and flavours.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 21st

Bonus Tours (extra fees apply)

An extra special day of tours across Nova Scotia where we’ll be visiting both an anaerobic digestion facility and compost facilities:

  • Southwest Eco-Energy anaerobic digestion plant, Digby County
  • Spec Environmental Solutions Inc., Digby County
  •  Northridge Farms, Annapolis Valley Followed by a Barbeque supper at Northridge Farms.

MONDAY SEPTEMBER 22nd

Conference Tour Day! Plus an option to attend an Odour Management Workshop

Our conference tour day will be a full one. We’ll be visiting facilities involved in a wide range of organics residuals recovery and recycling, dealing with residential, IC&I, agriculture and wastewater residuals.

  • Miller Compost, Dartmouth
  • N-Viro Systems Canada’s Halifax Plant
  • Halifax C&D Recycling Ltd., Milford
  • Folkerstma Farms Limited, Milford
  •  Colchester Balefill and Colchester Composting Facility, Kemptown

Or Attend Odour Management 201 presented by Odotech inc. (extra fees apply)

Evening Welcome Reception will be held at the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 23rd

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS & TRADE SHOW

A series of plenary and concurrent sessions covering organics recycling and facility regulations, diversion initiatives and progress, technical advancements and international comparisons.

  •  Organic Residuals: Too Good to Waste & So Important to Recover
  •  Cross-Canada Program & Regulatory Check-Up
  •  Technology & System Design Advances
  •  Compost Matters Internationally

Annual General Meeting of The Compost Council of Canada

Exhibit Area featuring 25+ leading technology suppliers and experts

EVENING DINNER & GATHERING:

Board our bus and come with us to THE SHORE CLUB, voted Restaurant of the Year 2013, Essence of Nova Scotia

WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 24th

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS & TRADE SHOW

In-depth presentations and discussions covering:

  •  Anaerobic Digestion, Biogas & Digestate Production
  •  Recovering Organics from Residential and IC&I Sources
  •  Biosolids Composting
  •  Research Findings & Updates
  •  Tackling Food Waste & Making Compost Work Locally
  •  Compost Markets & Standards
  •  Composting to Manage Issues beyond Waste

Register Now or call 1-416-535-0240

Company info

16, rue Northumberland St.
Toronto, ON
CA, M6H 1P7

Website:
compost.org

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