The International Compost Awareness Week (ICAW) is an annual education initiative of the compost industry. Its goal is to work together to raise public awareness on why we all should be composting our organics recycling and using compost. Community, school, government and business events are held to encourage and celebrate composting – all types of composting – from backyard to large-scale.
The theme chosen for 2023 is: “For Healthier Soil, Healthier Food…Compost!”. It reflects the goal of focusing on how compost can have a role in helping feed the world, by making our soil healthier which produces healthier food and higher yields.