Dr Jane Gilbert is a chartered environmentalist and waste management professional and has been involved in the organics recycling sector for over twenty years. She is the former chief executive of the UK Composting Association, co-founder of the European Compost Network and current chair of the International Solid Waste Association’s Biological Treatment Working Group.
Jane originally trained as a microbiologist (BSc Hons), has a doctorate (PhD) in biochemistry and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA). She trades as Carbon Clarity, providing consultancy, training and writing services. Jane has authored a number of technical composting books and has presented at conferences in North America, Europe, Africa and Asia. She is currently working on projects in Australia, Mongolia and the UK.