31st Annual Conference
Compost ManufacturingAnaerobic Digestion Food Recovery & Recycling Compost, Biogas
And Digestate Markets
Climate Enterprise Opportunities

March 26, 27, 28, 29, 2018    San Diego, California    

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Tuesday & Wednesday, March 27 & 28, 2018

Updated 12.4

Thriving In The
Climate Economy
Food Waste Innovators
Business of Biogas Fuels
Recycled Organics Product Manufacturing
Composting Emissions Control
Air Quality District Permitting Considerations
Measuring, Managing Stationary Source Emissions
Emissions Reduction Credit Trading
Unpacking SB1383 Methane Reduction Implementation
California Agencies’ Perspectives On New Organics Management Realities
Navigating Organics Recycling Infrastructure Expansion
Project Capitalization
Biogas Upgrading
Cost-Effective Treatment
And Upgrading Technologies
Gas Conditioning Lessons Learned
Meeting Natural Gas Utility Specs
Fuel Of Future — Renewable Natural Gas Developments
AD Biogas Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) Pathways
LCFS, RIN Credits Valuation And Future Projections
Pipeline Injection Road Map
Contaminant Management
Compliance With Compost Quality Regulations
Effective Contaminant Reduction Interventions
Cost Of Contamination —
A Composter’s Reality
Compost Manufacturing
Best Practices
Composting Facility Operator Certification Update
Storm Water Management
Standard Operating Practices
For Postconsumer Food Waste
Feedstock Preprocessing
Food Waste Depackaging For AD And Composting
Slurrying Options For Codigestion
On-Site Pretreatment

Building Robust,
Reliable Compost Markets
Expanding Compost Markets
in California — Challenges
And Opportunities
Emerging Markets: Carbon Farming, Cannabis Growers
Regional Production And Marketing Concepts
Compost Use For Storm Water Management, Water Efficiency
Compost-Based Sustainable Best Management Practices
Roadside Applications
Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance Compliance
Dairy Manure Digestion
And Composting
Clustering Projects To Maximize Pipeline Injection Investment
Pros, Cons Of Third Party Project Development
Nutrient Recovery Opportunities
Residential Food Waste Collection
BioCycle National Survey — Municipal Curbside And Drop-Off Programs
Curbside Organics Collection —
Lessons Learned
Food Waste and Compostable Packaging Collection Trends
Food Recovery
Tapping Opportunities In New Food Donation Laws
Food Waste Reduction, Recovery Policies, Ordinances
Accelerating Adoption In K-12 Schools
Commercial Organics Diversion
Utilizing Social Marketing Research, Tools In Program Design
Adopting Food Serviceware Regulation To Mitigate Contamination
Source Reduction, Food Donation And Kitchen Source Separation Guidance
Project Financing,
California Style
Teasing Apart The Capital “Stack” — Grants, Equity And Debt
Matching Financing Sources To Project Development Phase
Public-Private Partnership Models
Digestate Markets
Digestate Standard Testing
And Certification Program
Regulatory Considerations
In California Regions
Organic Certification Of Digestate Products
Codigestion At Water Resource Recovery Facilities
Evaluating Food Waste Receiving, Processing Options
Achieving Energy Net Zero
Managing Impacts On Digester Operations
Biosolids Recycling
In A Post-Disposal Era
Biosolids Composting Case Studies
California Wastewater Agencies
Retool Practices
Urban, Rural Market Opportunities
Odor Management Optimization
Odor Impact Assessment And Control
Odor Communications
Regulatory And Legal Perspectives
Integrating Anaerobic Digestion And Composting
Assessing Air Quality Compliance Benefits
On-Site Versus Off-Site Digestate Composting
Cost-Benefit Analyses, Feasibility Study