Food waste collection for community composting

The idea of food waste collection for community composting appears to have started almost by accident within the past few years. It is already becoming an impressive movement. Gardeners have been composting for centuries. People who aren’t gardeners have been … Continue reading

EPR: is it a solution to our recycling crisis?

The recycling industry is in a crisis right now. Participation is low. Recyclables fetch low prices on the commodity market. Centers are closing. A concept called Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) may help. It’s also called product stewardship. It shifts the … Continue reading