Incorporating Compostable Products Into Solid Waste Systems

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Incorporating Compostable Products Into Solid Waste Systems

Incorporating Compostable Products Into Solid Waste Systems
Incorporating Compostable Products Into Solid Waste Systems By Michele Riggs The opportunity to compost regionally provides one of the most compelling sustainability models within any solid waste system, and the use of compostable food service products in regional organics recycling programs can enhance or impede the progress of these programs. Compostable food service packaging helps […]

Contaminant of the Month: Don’t Be a Dip With Your Sauce Containers

Don't Be a Dip With Sauce Containers: Contaminant of the Month
By Jenn McNaught Jenn McNaught is the founder of Solid Waste Strategies, a West Coast municipal media and educational firm working in support of the Compost Manufacturing Alliance to minimize contaminants in all recycling streams.   I am always taken aback by how many plastic portion cups and non-compostable condiment packets are used throughout stadiums […]