Charles Duprey

Charles Duprey

Charles Duprey

Naturcycle LLC | "Bidding on DOT Jobs: Do’s, Dont’s and Tips"

Plainville, NY | cduprey@naturcycle.com

USCC Member

Charles Duprey is President on Naturcycle a firm focused on the sales and marketing of compost and engineered soils throughout the Northeast. Working with a variety of private and public composters, they provide material for projects and retail use throughout our region.

He has served the Vice Chair of the Market Development Committee of the US Composting Council. Mr. Duprey consults on beneficial reuse of organics, engineered soil and stormwater projects around the country. Along with working to develop and supply some of the largest green roof and engineered soil projects in the Northeast. Mr. Duprey has a BS and BA from Syracuse University and resides in Upstate New York.

Session Code: C1

Session Name: Building Markets

Session Time: Tues, January 26, Round 1, 1:30-2:30 PM EST

Session Description: How can you grow your compost product market? You will hear about three approaches: -Developing Value-Added Products -Marketing to Hemp Growers -Bidding on DOT Jobs: Do’s, Dont’s and Tips.

Presentation Title: Bidding on DOT Jobs: Do’s, Dont’s and Tips

Presentation Description: Departments of Transportation are an important compost user Nationwide. In 2021 California and Texas have little in common except their Departments of Transportation both use millions of yards of compost every year!

As an expert in compost specifications and end use Charles Duprey of Naturcycle will discuss what states specify compost uses, the basics of how to bid something like this and then do and donts along with a few tips from 14 years of compost selling.