R.Alexander Associates, Inc. National/International Environmental Consultation - Composting & Organics Recycling (RAA) is an environmental consulting company, specializing in composting and organics recycling. A leader in compost market research and development, as well as its expertise in product development, quality issues and end use. National/International Environmental Consultation - Composting & Organics Recycling
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R.Alexander Associates, Inc. (RAA) is a National & International Environmental Consultation - Composting & Organics Recycling. Specializing in market research and development for organic recycled products. Contact us for more information.

Specializing in market research and development for organic recycled products.

Ron Alexander has almost 20 years experience in composting and organics recycling
Ron Alexander
  • Over 30 years experience in composting and organics recycling
  • Nations most experienced compost marketing consultant
  • Completed over 400 related consulting projects
  • Accomplished writer and speaker - having written and presented almost 300 papers and presentations
  • Worked with over 200 composting and organics recycling facilities throughout North America and the world
  • 2003 Recipient of the Hi Kellogg Award For Outstanding Service to the Composting Industry
  • 2009 Recipient of a "Special Service Award" from the US Composting Council
  • 2010 Recipient of the US Composting Council's Clean Water Award

Organic Recycled Products 2010 USCC Clean Water Award

Awarded to Ron Alexander, R.Alexander Associates,Inc. Apex, NC. Ron has over two decades of experience in the compost industry. He was instrumental in drafting AASHTO specs for compost blankets, berms and socks and working with state DOTs on the adoption of AASHTO specs across the U.S. These specifications were the first nationally approved compost standards for erosion control and have served as a blue print for many subsequent standard specs for compost in erosion and sediment control. Ron has also helped to secure funding and coordinate university research and project implementation for compost blanket and sock performance, and flood control applications with WRAP in the UK.

  • Extensive practical marketing experience
    • Millions of cubic yards of compost, and recycled soil amendments
    • Digester by-products, dried/granulated and lime/chemically stabilized biosolids products, manure and manure-based products, paper and wood-based products, vermi-composts/worm castings organic
  • Having marketed organic recycled products in all regions of the United States, including 35 states, as well as 6 Canadian Provinces, Europe and Australasia
  • Trained in sales, marketing and sales management
  • Extensive experience in staff training, adult education

  • Author of landmark publications
    • The Field Guide to Compost Use
    • Landscape Architecture Specifications for the Utilization of Compost
    • The Practical Guide to Compost Marketing and Sales
    • Compost Use on State Highway Application
    • AASHTO Erosion Control Specifications
    • Various Compost Use Guidelines
  • Past Manager of US Composting Council's Seal of Testing Assurance Program
  • Several State compost market assessments and market development projects Completed projects funded by US Environmental Protection Agency, US Department of Agriculture, USDA-Forest Service, Federal Highway Administration

recycled products

  • International Experience
    • Providing ongoing assistance to national and regional UK compost market and infrastructure development projects.
    • Advisor to Waste and Resources Action Programme. The UK government's recycled materials development organization.
    • Assisting several Canadian composters and fertilizer manufacturers.
    • Assisting Australian & New Zealand composters and related trade organizations

Worked with over almost 100 composting and organics recycling facilities

 

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