News from the Biofertiliser Certification Scheme

The latest news from the Biofertiliser industry

  • REA training course on PAS 110

    Calling all Anaerobic Digestion operators....... Organics Recycling Group is running a training course focused on the requirements of PAS 110, the AD Quality Protocol and the Biofertiliser Certification Scheme (BCS) Rules requirements...

    Posted: 6 February, 2018

  • Biofertiliser Certification Scheme Newsletter

    We issued our first newsletter for the Biofertiliser Certification Scheme this week. In this newsletter, we shared industry-related news, events, Scheme developments, and our plans for 2018...

    Posted: 21 December, 2017

  • Biofertiliser Certification Scheme reports record membership at the end of its tenth year

    Biofertiliser Certification Scheme reports record membership at the end of its tenth year The Biofertiliser Certification Scheme is available to assure the safety and quality of digestate and assist operators in raising their profile within the environment sector The Scheme was set up in 2007 and is celebrating its tenth anniversary The Scheme is announcing a record 67 AD pl...

    Posted: 6 December, 2017

  • REAL is looking to hire a Technical Manager!

    Renewable Energy Assurance Ltd (REAL) is currently looking to hire an individual to fill a new and exciting position as Technical Manager for the Compost and Biofertiliser Certification Schemes. This person will focus on managing issues and projects relating to compost and digestate analytical testing, liaising with the appointed laboratories and independent laboratory auditor...

    Posted: 25 October, 2017

  • REAL appoints a third certification body

    We would like to announce that we have appointed a third certification body to provide certification services under the Biofertiliser Certification Scheme (BCS). Aardvark Certification Ltd submitted a very strong tender response last year when we invited certification bodies to tender for this role...

    Posted: 10 July, 2017

  • Training courses on HACCP and PAS110

    Calling all Anaerobic Digestion operators....... REA is running a one day course focused on HACCP planning for AD operators and developers, with focus on digestate safety and quality. HACCP planning is essential to ensure plant design and operation enables the production of digestate products that are safe and fit for purpose...

    Posted: 7 July, 2017

  • BCS Operators' Forum meeting

    The next meeting of the BCS Operators' Forum will be taking place in Cambridge on Tuesday 20th June! The meeting is scheduled to start at 12.00 and finish around 15.00 with lunch provided. The address for the venue is Trinity Centre, Cambridge Science Park, Milton Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB4 0FZ...

    Posted: 25 May, 2017

  • Newly appointed BCS Operators' Representative

    We have recently appointed a new Operators' Representative for the Biofertiliser Certification Scheme (BCS)! The role of the Representative is to represent certified AD producers at the BCS Operators' Forum and BCS Oversight Panel meetings...

    Posted: 8 May, 2017

  • Tendering results for certification services

    We are very pleased to announce that, following a tender process, REAL has reappointed Organics Farmers & Growers (OF&G) and NSF Certification as certification bodies for the Biofertiliser Certification Scheme (BCS). After a period of careful examination the same two certification bodies were successful in securing these positions once again...

    Posted: 17 March, 2017

  • Operators Forum Meeting - Birmingham - 9 November

    The next meeting of the BCS Operators Forum will be held at the offices of Shakespare Martineau in Birmginham on Wednesday 9 November. The meeting is scheuled to start at midday and finsih at 3pm with a break for lunch wich will be provided. It is vital that anybody that wishes to attend confirms their attendance with Ciaran Burns using the contact details below...

    Posted: 1 November, 2016