16 Aug '11, 12pm

Here's an interesting model for composting. "Shuttle" service picks up your food waste & brings you soil!

Here's an interesting model for composting. "Shuttle" service picks up your food waste & brings you soil!

Composting indoors is possible , but it is not always practical. And while some people without land have had success with a DIY worm bin , there are plenty of people who no doubt wish that they had municipal composting or even bike-powered compost collection in their area. In my region, a group of compost activists are aiming to change that—creating a composting "shuttle" service that picks up household food scraps, replaces them with a clean empty bin, and even delivers finished compost right to your door. But they need your help to do it. CompostNow Campaign from andrewvanover on Vimeo . Signing up for the Compost Now Residential Composting Program , which serves the Triangle area of North Carolina, costs a $25 flat fee, regardless of how much waste is produced or how many bins you need to keep on hand. Collection will take place once a week, and members will be entitled...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/08/composting-shuttl...

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