Complete Compost Test Package: Before marketing the product to
the public it should be tested to insure it is safe regarding health,
has the properties suitable for the intended use and information
to aid in determining application rates.
Includes USCC STA Test Package
Determines quality of a finished product
based on physical, chemical, biological properties and
health-safety issues. Aids in marketing, application rates
and product development.
Determines the make-up of each fraction
(heavy or light), if screening would improve nutrients,
if screened material should be re-composted, presence
Aids in determining application rates, uses
for the end product and agricultural quality.
Determines the microbial distribution that can relate to degree of curing, potential of diease suppression and release of available nutrients.
Determines if the compost pile is optimized
for microbial activity and the degree the carbon has been
Determines if phytotoxins are present in
Determines if a compost is contaminated
with a herbicide at concentrations likely to cause problems
under normal use.
Satisfies Regulation for toxic metals, calculates
loading rate for agricultural soil.
Satisfies regulation for toxic metals and
pathogen reduction indicator species. Calculates the loading rate for agricultural soil.
Satisfies regulation, indicator of the presence
of toxic microbes.
Satisfies regulation. Determines if Salmonella
survived the composting process.
Determines if compost is likely to be a
source of weeds when applied.