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News for 2014

An archive of Compost Certification Scheme News

  • Producers' Forum first meeting - Notes

    Thanks to everyone who attended the first meeting of the Producers' Forum. It was very nice to meet you! REAL has established the Compost Producers’ Forum to ensure that certified compost producers have the opportunity to contribute their views about the running of the CCS...

    Posted: 24 November, 2014

  • Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) has declared compost and digestate as safe for farmers to use

    Quality Meat Scotland have issued an update of their standard covering the use of composts and digestates Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) has declared compost and digestate as safe for farmers to use and have clearly stated their quality requirements for industry to act on that go beyond the min...

    Posted: 19 November, 2014

  • Compost Producers' Forum - first meeting!

    We would like to invite you to a Compost Producers’ Forum REAL has established the Compost Producers’ Forum to ensure that certified compost producers have the opportunity to contribute their views about the running of the CCS. You can find details here: www.qualitycompost.org...

    Posted: 26 September, 2014

  • The CCS Scheme Rules – new version!

    The new version of the CCS Scheme rules version 7 has been issued on 31st July 2014.  The draft version of the Scheme rules was sent for consultation to certified producers, the certification bodies, regulators and members of the Technical Advisory Committee this spring...

    Posted: 31 July, 2014

  • Essential knowledge for composting and an Introduction to PAS100

    REAL, in conjunction with the REA’s Organics Recycling Group is running workshops focused on the basics of composting and the basic requirements of PAS 100 and the REAL Compost Certification Scheme...

    Posted: 31 July, 2014

  • REAL relaunches Compost Certification Scheme

    Updated scheme rules published on new CCS website Users and producers of high quality compost have a new online resource to help them do business...

    Posted: 31 July, 2014