Written By: Jennifer Vander Linden, Product Manager Did you know that drinking coffee could benefit your garden and enrich your compost pile? Lets DIG IN to see how coffee grounds go from that ‘Cup of Joe’ to your luscious gardens—all … Continue reading
Category Archives: Backyard Composting
By: William G. Handlos, PE With the average landfill tipping fee rising to over $50 per ton, and with pickup and hauling costs rising every year, a low-cost backyard composting program just makes sense. About one-third of household waste is … Continue reading
Written By: Katie Bocskor, Digital Marketing Manager for MyGreenGloves Summertime Lemonade Stands When you think summertime, what adventures, activities and memories come to mind? I think of bike rides and lemonade stands. Summer is my favorite time of year and … Continue reading
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
Did you know that Earth Day is an annual Worldwide celebration that started in 1970? Each year various events are held to show support, create awareness and educate on environmental protection. Composting is just one of the many topics discussed … Continue reading
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).