Archive for May 5th, 2011

Campus Recycling Offers New Options for Composting in Departments

Thursday, May 5th, 2011

Composting is a process in which organic materials such as food scraps and fibers are broken down into a natural soil amendment. This not only provides a natural alternative to chemical fertilizers, but also keeps valuable material out of our landfills. The EPA estimates that 26% of the material in U.S. landfills is yard trimmings [...]