Backyard composting growth is exploding as residents of all ages become aware of how much compostable materials are unnecessarily entering our landfills. 30 to 50% of the residential waste stream is made up of compostable materials—food scraps, newspaper, dried plants, … Continue reading
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With the Easter holiday approaching, many people are planning on celebrating time with family and friends, which includes typical Easter fare and the requisite brightly colored eggs. Do you ever wonder what happens to all those colorful eggshells each year? … Continue reading
Thank you to EPA.gov, Penn State Extension, North Carolina Health, Natures Way Resources and the University of Illinois for putting together this powerful infographic on composting (via LifeHacker).