Nature has its own way of creating resources out of waste. In the forest, leaves fall to the ground in autumn and eventually decompose with the help of tiny microorganisms. That decomposition ultimately feeds the
Composting at home is easier than you think! Eliminating food waste from landfills is a win-win-win. Fertilizer for plants and gardens, reduction in methane emissions from landfills, and longer landfill life.
London disposal authority calls for food waste ban. A ban on food waste from businesses being sent to landfill would stimulate the anaerobic digestion market, the North London Waste Authority (NLWA) has advised a government select committee.
"Backyard composting is as easy as walking out to your yard on a summer's day". Pin our helpful composting infographic and start your own compost pile today. Composting Infographic: Its Easier Than You Think
A full compost bucket makes me happy! According to the EPA 20-30% of what we throw away is compostable material (food scraps and yard waste). Composting cuts down on the amount of trash in landfills which means less methane gas ending up in our air. Methane gas is a leading contributor to global climate change. Composting also creates a nutrient-packed soil which is great for growing your own veggies/fruits/herbs at home! How are you keeping it green at home? (Side note that the egg shells…
COMPOSTING AT HOME. Compost is organic material that can be added to soil to help plants grow. Food scraps and yard waste currently make up 20 to 30 percent of what we throw away, and should be composted instead. Making compost keeps these materials out of landfills where they take up space and release methane, a potent greenhouse gas.