Colorado Composting Council (COCC)

Vision: To transform Colorado into a national leader in organic waste recovery and market development.

Mission: To increase composting infrastructure, create and drive end markets requiring standards for use, and drive state and local policies advancing organic material recovery and compost use. 


2023 Meeting Schedule and Notes

Please email us for the ongoing notes document​.

February 21st: TASP presentation, Summit & Symposium organization, policy updates, project & committees

  • View Randy's TASP Presentation
  • Watch this Meeting's Recording

May 23rd: Reviewing Strategic plan goals, operator training

  • Watch this Meeting's Recording

August 15th: Planning for upcoming events, presentation from Table to Farm Compost on contamination project

November 28th: Work Plan Review, Compost Operator Training, and Member Updates

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The Benefits of Becoming a COCC Member 

For more information about Recycle Colorado's Composting Council, email Dan Matsch or Monique DiGiorgio

View COCC Membership Options HERE. To pay for your Colorado Composting Membership, please select the membership level you would like to join at from the dropdown. You will be directed to Paypal in order to process you transaction. If you have a PayPal account, login to pay, otherwise select "Pay with Credit or Debit Card".

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Join the US Composting Council (USCC)

Make your vote count as a COCC member by considering joining the US Composting Council. For full voting capabilities as a COCC member, you must also be a member of the US Composting Council and Recycle Colorado. You can compare the various membership options for USCC HERE and Recycle Colorado HERE. Reach out to the COCC if you have any questions regarding how membership works.

Council Documents Other Documents Additional resources are available on the USCC website. BioCycle CONNECT is a free e-issue that brings real-time access to the tools, knowledge and networks crucial to successful implementation of best-in-class organics recycling programs — delivered to email inboxes 48 times per year. BioCycle CONNECT continues BioCycle’s 60-year leadership as the Organics Recycling Authority, and accompanies the decision to transition from a print to digital platform in 2020. To sign-up for this free, one-of-a-kind resource, go to and enter your email.