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Thank you to all attendees!

Composting in Ohio: A tour of the industry, August 20, South Charleston, OH

Visit a large commercial in-vessel system, a mortality composting facility, and a wetland system for treating food processing water. Then, learn more about controlling surface water runoff and other current issues. 

Program and registration details here.   


The Organics Recycling Association of Ohio (ORAO), previously known as the Ohio Compost Association, is a non-profit organization that promotes the growth of the organics recycling industry in Ohio by encouraging further study, research, advancement, and development  of composting and organic recycling through professionalism, education, training, information exchange and networking within the industry and with regulatory agencies.


ORAO's 2015 Annual Conference

Friday, November 6, 2015
at DoubleTree Worthington

Columbus, Ohio

Visit our events page for a view of the preliminary agenda and registration information. 


ORAO members were invited to attend the Ecoverse Showcase on April 14-16, 2015 at the Cleveland Convention Center. 

They attended classroom sessions and product tours of the Ecoverse brands including; Doppstadt, Backhus, Backers, Tiger, and Harvest Quest.

To learn more visit:  www.ecoverse.net