Work Structure

Organisational structure of ECN

In 2010 ECN and the ORBIT association – a well known worldwide technical-scientific network promoting the recovery of organic waste and environmental biotechnology – merged. The common activites will be continued in a new association entitled European Compost Network ECN e.V.

Membership of the ECN encompasses organic waste experts, treatment plants and biowaste organisations working for, or with, the sustainable recovery of biomass. Members stem from almost all European and Candidate Countries.

The ECN is operated by a Board. A number of task groups have been established to achieve the outlined objectives.

For its activities towards achieving these objectives, ECN has set up the following comprehensive work structure:

The work is co-ordinated by the ECN office. In relation to ECN’s objectives, four work areas are defined: