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NJ Compost Operator Certification Course

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Synopsis: N.J.A.C. 7:26A-1.4(a)(14)(xiv) requires that every composting facility operator in New Jersey must "attend a composting course, approved by the Department." This course meets the requirements of the regulations and will help you to improve your facility's operation.
Start Time: Friday, September 27, 2013 8:30 AM
End Time: Friday, September 27, 2013 3:30 PM
Location: New Brunswick Campus Wide
Address: No Street Address
Campus: College Avenue
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
Web Site:
Contact Name: Carol Broccoli
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (732) 932-9271 ext. 618
Additional Information:

Specific topics to be covered include:

  • NJDEP regulatory requirements
  • The scientific principles of composting, or "Why Compost Happens"
  • How to avoid the "Murphy's Law" of composting and what to do when the law strikes (health and odor issues).

A Certificate of Completion will be provided to each fully paid participant who successfully completes the course. If you are a New Jersey Certified Recycling Professional, this class will give you six (6) of the twelve annual recertification credits you need to maintain your certification.

Target Audience: General Public