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European Compost Network is a membership organisation with 66 members from 27 European Countries. Members include all European bio-waste organisations and their operating plants, research, policy making, consultants and authorities.

Via the member organisations, ECN represents more than 4500 experts and plant operators with more than 45 million tonnes of biological waste treatment capacity.

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Criteria for processed manure published

The delegated act for processed manure has been adopted on 4 March 2024.  This act lays down the


Draft delegated acts on biodegradability criteria, enterococcus and presuming conformity for EU Fertilising Products without verification 

The European Commission – DG Grow – has published for feedback 5 draft delegated acts amending
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