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IN MEMORIAM

CHUCK WILSON
1963 - 2016


A1 Organics is mourning the loss of our President/CEO, Chuck Wilson, who passed away Saturday, April 23, 2016. Please take time to read this detailed message for more information on Chuck and arrangements for his services.

We appreciate your kindness during this very difficult time for Chuck's personal family and his A1 Organics family. Words cannot express our sorrow at the loss of our friend, leader and mentor.

May Chuck rest in peace. We miss you.


A1 Organics, located in the beautiful state of Colorado, has been in the organic recycling business since 1974. We are Colorado's leader in organic recycling, and have successfully diverted over 8,000,000 cubic yards of waste from Colorado landfills! The end result of our recycling efforts? High quality composts, mulches, and other recycled materials, which are available to the landscape industry and Colorado citizens for landscaping and soil amendment purposes.

A1 has been recognized by the United States Composting Council as "Composter of the Year" and is a Gold Leader in the Colorado Environmental Leadership Program. In 2014, A1 Organics achieved the prestigious Colorado Companies to Watch award for that year!

A1 Organics is proud of our work in the field of organic recycling and our participation in promoting a greener future for our country.

A1 MANUFACTURES AND SELLS STA CERTIFIED COMPOST

US Composting Council STA (Seal of Testing Assurance) compost is endorsed by Joe Gardener of PBSís Growing a Greener World. Our compost carries the Certified Compost seal of approval, and you can learn more about that through the point of view of Joe Lampíl, host of one of the most well-known garden programs and blogs in the US. Click here to check out his blog about the rigorous standards for the compost we sell!

A1 ORGANICS PARTICIPATING IN ONE OF THE LARGEST ANAEROBIC DIGESTER FACILITIES IN THE UNITED STATES

A1 Organics announces an exclusive substrate procurement agreement with Heartland Biogas, LLC for its Anaerobic Digester Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) Project. Read this earlier Press Release for more information!

MONACO ORGANIC RECYCLING CENTER OPEN IN COMMERCE CITY


A1 Organics is growing in Colorado with the opening of our new MONACO STREET ORGANIC RECYCLING FACILITY. Click here for more information and directions to this new site. With this great new location, we are excited to offer organic recycling options to Denver and surrounding areas.

A1 ORGANICS IN ARIZONA!


A1 is expanding outside the State of Colorado and now proud to offer recycling services in the Phoenix, Arizona area! Located in Buckeye, our recycling site accepts wood, greenwaste, and other organic materials for local residences, businesses, municipalities, etc. These materials are processed into certified compost, surface mulch, and special soil blends for home and commercial uses. Click here for a press release about this new site.

A1 ORGANICS ACHIEVES ELP GOLD

A1 Organics proudly announces achieving Gold Leader recognition with the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment's Environmental Leadership Program (ELP). This statewide environmental recognition and reward program offers "benefits and incentives to members that voluntarily go beyond compliance with state and federal regulations and are committed to continual environmental improvement." Visit the CDPH&E website for more information on the ELP program and it's benefits to the State of Colorado.

COLORADO COMPANIES TO WATCH 2014 WINNER

A1 Organics was highly honored to be named a 2014 Colorado Company to Watch by Colorado Companies to Watch (COCTW), acknowledging the drive, excellence and influence of A1Organics as a growing company in the state. Colorado Companies to Watch honors second stage companies that develop valuable products and services, create quality jobs, enrich communities, and create new industries throughout Colorado. We thank COCTW for recognizing A1 with this award!

LET A1 RECYCLE YOUR FOODWASTE!
Why not recycle that foodwaste from your business that currently gets hauled to the landfill? A1 has been recycling foodwaste in the Denver area and Front Range for restaurants, large stores, and other businesses who want to become a proud partner in the A1 Organics Sustainability Program. Go to our Foodwaste Page for more information!

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Coloring mulch at our Eaton Facility. This process produces our 2nd Chance Colored Mulch products in red, rose, gold. brown and black. Very popular product line!

A1 Organics facility in Eaton, Colorado. Not only our Corporate Offices, but we also produce and sell several products at this site. Eaton is one of our recycling sites that accepts green waste and other materials for processing.


Screening compost at our Eaton facility. Product can be screened as small as 1/4" for a very fine textured compost to be used for top dressing applications.

Grinding wood at our Stapleton Facility in Denver, Colorado. Small branches and large logs can be run through our tub grinder, producing a great product that is then turned into our 2nd Chance Colored Mulch. Waste from grinding is also used in the composting process of other materials.


A loader operator builds windrows at our Rattler Ridge Facility in Keenesburg, Colorado. Incoming materials for recycling are processed using the Modified Static Aerobic Pile (MSAP) method of composting.

A1 Organics recycles food waste for restaurants, hotels, stores, etc. up and down the Front Range of Colorado. We have a fleet of trucks traveling miles a day to pick up food waste totes from our customers. This waste is recycled and turned into quality products for sale. A win-win solution for all! "We'll take your food waste to go!"


Part of the composting process includes turning the windrows to help the process along and to make sure ALL the materials are completely and properly composted!

Ever heard of top dressing? It's the organic way to provide the proper nutrients to golf courses, ball fields, park grass, and even your lawn! Here we show Progro being spread at the Harmony Golf Club in Timnath, Colorado.

PVIS
Performance Valuation Index System (PVIS) now online!
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