Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Apartment Composting

I'm always looking for ways to lessen my impact on the environment, and have been intrigued by composting for years. As an apartment dweller, I wasn't sure how to make this happen. But this video makes it looks easy.

"It's about changing culture and passing on lessons," Barb Finnin says about becoming a composter. That certainly also holds true for our animal movement.

Yard trimmings and food residuals combined account for 24 percent of the U.S. municipal solid waste stream, according to the EPA. With composting, that could be spared from our landfills. Learn more.

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