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The Texas Compost Council Summit & Training is an annual workshop for industrial composters, which is hosted and put together by STAR’s Texas Compost Council. This is THE premier educational and networking event for industrial composters in Texas, and you don’t want to miss it this year, October 2-4, just north of Dallas in Denton!

Registration is NOW OPEN! Click to register.

WHERE: This year’s Compost Summit and Training will take place in Denton, TX at the SpringHill Suites. Book your hotel room in our room block by Sept. 4 for a special rate of $109/night. Book your room here!

SpringHill Suites Denton

1434 Centre Place Dr.

Denton, TX 76205



Equipment demos will be held at the City of Denton Landfill & Compost Facility

ECO-WERKS at Pecan Creek

1527 S. Mayhill Rd.

Denton, TX 76208

View and download the 2017 Compost Summit Prelim Speakers & Activities here!

WHENMonday, October 2, 8 a.m.Wednesday, October 4, 12 p.m.

Activities will include:

  • Engaging local, state, and national speakers
  • Field activities
  • Equipment demonstrations
  • Opportunities for attendees to earn TCEQ continuing education units (CEUs)

Registration fee (includes lunches, breaks, & hospitality reception):

  • For STAR/TCC Members – $100
  • For non-members – $150

The following CEU credits MAY be available:

  • SWANA Certification
    • Up to 10* Continuing Education Units
  • TCEQ – Texas Municipal Solid Waste Facility Supervisor License
    • Up to 17* Training Credit Hours
  • TCEQ – Texas Wastewater Operators License
    • Up to 17* Training Credit Hours

Last Year:

The 2016 Texas Compost Council Summit & Training took place in September in the city of Conroe, with educational sessions at the Lone Star Convention and Expo Center, and field activities and demonstrations held at Nature’s Way Resources and New Earth.

These are some of the great topics our speakers covered at last year’s event!

Presentations given (can also be found on the STAR website under Recycling Resources, For the Industry, Presentations):