Thank you for your interest in diverting waste from landfills and enriching our soils! In fact, in 2010, the Environmental Protection Agency estimated that more than half of all municipal solid waste in landfills was compostable. Click here for more information on commercial composters in your area.
But what if commercial composting isn’t available yet in your area? You can still transform most of your food waste and yard trimmings into nutrient-rich fertilizer using a backyard composter. Check out this Better Earth blog post to learn how to build your own backyard composter in 10 minutes or less.