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US Composting Council

Join hundreds of fellow compost managers, operators, regulators, researchers, government officials, engineers and consultants from throughout the country at the . Participants will engage in a focused, three-day series of workshops, training courses, educational and technical sessions and seminars covering composting and compost marketing practices, new technologies and compost applications, policies, public outreach, program financing, and regulations. An outstanding program is planned with a diversity of sessions offered. Critical issues to be addressed at the conference affect all composters and those affiliated with the industry.


Coming Soon - The Green Johanna

Solarcone, Inc. is proud to offer the Green Johanna Hot Composter in 2007. Check back with for updates on this development.

Central Vermont Solid Waste Management District  

Central Vermont Solid Waste Management Green Cone Trial

Read the initial results from the Central Vermont Solid Waste Management District Green Cone Trial!

October 2006 Dwell magazine  

See Us In Dwell Magazine

Dwell magazine says, "Perishables are born anew with this clever, clean composter." Read more about smarter alternatives for your household waste and recyclables in the October 2006 issue.

Download the article (2.6 MB PDF)

Additional Resources

Here are some useful resources about how to make a positive impact on our environment. Please note that by clicking on these links, you will leave the Solarcone website:

An eco-friendly bed & breakfast inn in the mountains of the North Georgia wine country.

College of the Atlantic
A fully accredited university specializing in Human Ecology: "A Curriculum with a Conscience."

Compost Guide
A complete guide to composting for the yard and garden.

Earth 911
Empowers Americans with accurate, local information to protect their community's environment.

Environmentalism for the 21st century.

Institute for Local Self-Reliance
Provides technical assistance and information on environmentally sound economic development strategies.

National Recycling Coalition
A membership organization of recycling professionals and advocates dedicated to maximizing recycling.

PERC: Property and Environment Research Center
The nation's oldest and largest institute dedicated to original research that brings market principles to resolving environmental problems.

A trade and professional organization promoting compost. Provides a unified voice for the growing composting industry.

US EPA - Waste & Recycling Program
Environmental Protection Agency department responsible for coordinating environmental well-being programs.