REAL's Certification Scheme
for quality composts


Compost Certification Scheme

Compost Certification Scheme provides assurance to consumers, farmers, food producers and retailers that quality compost is safe, reliable and of consistent high quality. Compost is produced by composting organic materials and the Scheme provides means for compost producers to become certified against the BSI PAS100 and Compost Quality Protocol. The certified compost is no longer considered to be waste and have achieved a product status.


Latest News:

  • PAS 100 Public Consultation

    The Public Consultation on the revision of PAS 100:2011 commenced on 22nd November 2017. A draft version of PAS 100:2018 has now been published on the BSI website and can be accessed here. The public consultation period will last for 6 weeks ending on 12th January 2018...

    Posted: 1 December, 2017

  • REAL is looking to hire a Technical Manager!

    Renewable Energy Assurance Ltd (REAL) is currently looking to hire an individual to fill a new and exciting position as Technical Manager for the Compost and Biofertiliser Certification Schemes...

    Posted: 25 October, 2017

  • CCS update for members - September 2017

    Please find below the September 2017 CCS members update email (this email was sent out in October). We informed members that minutes from relevant meetings and a revised guidance document had been published on the CCS website...

    Posted: 13 October, 2017