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New Yorkers Try Urban Composting / A New Can of Worms

Green Lifestyle  (tags: urban farming, gardening, New York, worms, compost, composting revolution, Garbage Land: On the Secret Trail of Tra )

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Food accounts for about 13 percent of the nation's trash -- it is the third largest component after paper and yard trimmings -- and about 16 percent of New York's. "There's a growing awareness of its value," said Elizabeth Royte. "We had a recycling revolut


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Sarah G. (0)
Tuesday February 24, 2009, 4:15 pm
I wrote about urban composting on supereco -- I fear that too many municipalities put up barriers to composting when it should be widely encouraged. wondering if you think it's too precious, too highly regulated, or if it's just in a growth phase and all is as it should be?
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