Mar 16 2021, 10:00

Mar 17 2021, 12:00



Understanding PAS100 in Full

Organics is running 2 x 2 hour  webinar course on 16th & 17th March focused on the PAS 100, Compost Quality Protocol and REAL Compost Certification Scheme.

The course is targeted at the composters &  personnel who are involved in the establishment implementation, maintenance and improvement of the PAS 100 quality management system.

Timings: 10:00am – 12:00am each day

Who should attend:

  • responsible for monitoring and controlling the composting process;
  • responsible for product preparation;
  • responsible for dispatching/selling the compost product/s;
  • who has the overall responsibility of the PAS 100 QMS;
  • site operatives who carry out inspections on the input material deliveries.
  • In addition, the course is also open to anyone else who is interested in understanding the detailed requirements of PAS 100 and REAL Compost Certification Scheme.

The course contents will include:

  • Intro, drivers, end of waste, importance of fit for purpose, intro to Compost Quality Protocol.
  • The principles of PAS 100
  • Baseline minimum and customer requirements
  • Quality management system
  • Dealing with non-conforming batches
  • Hazard recognition and minimisation, setting critical control points and critical limits
  • Input materials
  • Record keeping
  • Traceability
  • Sampling and lab analysis
  • What to do in the event of test failure
  • Compost quality protocol
  • Storage, Labelling and dispatch
  • How the certification scheme works
  • CCS scheme rules

If you have any questions please email [email protected]

For any clarification on course content, please contact Jenny Grant ([email protected]).