Greenpoint Residents Raise A Stink Over Composting ProgramPeople living in Greenpoint, Brooklyn said a new program to improve the environment is creating a stench in their neighborhood.
Kathryn Garcia Tapped To Head Department Of SanitationMayor Bill De Blasio has appointed Kathryn Garcia as the city’s Sanitation Commissioner.
Tips For A Zero Waste HouseholdLearn how your waste has been affecting the earth and how you can reduce your impact.
City Launches Information Campaign To Expand Food Recycling
Stories From Main Street: Express Composting Being Tested In ValhallaAs Mayor Michael Bloomberg looks to expand food recycling in New York City, there is a Westchester County program also headed in that direction.
Mayor Bloomberg Poised To Expand Food Scrap Composting PlanIn the coming years, New York City is looking at building a plant that would turn table scraps and egg shells into biogas to generate electricity.
Report: Bloomberg Plans Food Waste Compost Program That Could Become MandatoryIf Mayor Michael Bloomberg has his way, you might have to start separating food scraps out from your trash.
Composting 101: How To Avoid Gnats & RatsDespite its green reputation, is composting more costly than it’s worth?