"The composting companies are committed to improving soil quality, mitigating climate change and generating sustainable energy."

John van Haeff (Attero), chair of the DWMA Bioconversion Section


Our goal is the full use of
organic waste


About half of all household waste consists of vegetable, garden and fruit waste (VGF). The industry is doing all in its power to secure widespread support for the separate collection and composting or anaerobic digestion of VGF waste. This processing route produces two important products: compost and energy. We are pressing for an EU directive on biowaste to ensure optimum use of this raw material throughout Europe.

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27 March 2018 - 29 March 2018
14 May 2018 - 18 May 2018
24 April 2018 - 25 April 2018