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The future of compost

Just as the European Commission is examining the possibility of a compost directive with the compulsory segregation of household organic waste highly probable the Dutch Government is likely to reverse the countrys 10-year old policy of collecting such wastes from every household.Around 2.5 million tonnes per annum of composting capacity is available in the Netherlands, an amount exceeded in the EU only by Germany and Italy. (However their populations are 82m and 56m respectively ...