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BioCycle West Coast 2019 – 32nd Annual Conference

April 1 @ 8:00 am - April 4 @ 5:00 pm

Meet SCS professionals at BioCycle West Coast 19, a four-day conference covering current core challenges and solutions to Catalyze Organics Recycling.  This 32nd Annual Conference will run from April 1-4, 2019, at the Red Lion Hotel on the River, in Portland, Oregon.

SCS Northern California Director, Sustainable Materials Management, Tracie Bills, will speak about “Achieving 0.5% Contamination in Compost” at the 4:15-6:00 pm session on Tuesday, April 2.

BioCycle West Cost 19 features the faces and minds behind organics recycling – the BioCycle think tank.  Conference topics will include:

  • Program development
  • Organics collection strategies
  • Composting
  • Anaerobic digestion
  • Compost markets
  • Biogas and digestate markets
  • Food waste prevention and recovery
  • BMPs for composting and AD facilities
  • Contaminant management
  • Compostable products

The conference will also feature workshops and site tours, will bring experts together to address current core challenges and solutions to catalyze organics recycling:

  • changing behavior, from households to municipal decision makers, to improve the success and effectiveness of organics recycling programs.
  • Composting facility assessments to upgrade operations to take multiple feedstock streams and build high value compost markets.
  • Business and logistics of renewable natural gas from anaerobic digestion facilities
  • State and local policies that facilitate organics diversion and market development


April 1 @ 8:00 am
April 4 @ 5:00 pm
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Red Lion Hotel on the River
909 N. Hayden Island Drive, Portland, OR 97217
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