03 Oct '11, 12pm

Don't Fear the Compost: A Corporate Zero Waste Implementation Story

Don't Fear the Compost: A Corporate Zero Waste Implementation Story

Six months before we began seriously entertaining the idea of a full-scale zero waste initiative, we had used our Green Leaves educational program to provide employees with information about home composting. We placed paper leaves throughout the office that read, “Reduce trash, save money on garbage and lawn bags, and create great soil by composting organic scraps. For more info go to: www.HowToCompost.org . Over the weeks that followed, Green Committee members made it a point to discuss the many virtues of composting with anyone who asked us a question, commented on the green leaf, or just happened to be standing next to us in the kitchen. Some people said they remembered their grandparents composting on the family farm fifty years ago and were surprised that the practice is becoming popular once again. Several people expressed concern over the odor and were very surprise...

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/10/compost-a-zero-waste-...

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