Food waste

Single mom starts compost business to support kids

Fredericton, New Brunswick doesn’t offer a composting service, so Carolyn Houseman stepped up. Since starting a subscription-based composting business in October 2018, she’s lifted more than 15 metric tonnes of compost into her dark red Toyota…


Money available for food waste recovery

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) said it will… You must be a paid subscriber and logged in to view this content. To view this post, please go to the top menu and log…





Compost Cats to close temporarily

Compost Cats, a composting operation run by University of Arizona (UA) students, will close its facility at the San Xavier Co-op Farm and move to a larger facility. Its temporary closure, anticipated to start in…


Buffalo to launch food waste collection

The city of Buffalo, N.Y. is looking to launch a food waste collection program to collect fruits, vegetables, coffee grounds, tea bags, egg and nut shells, which will go to the Buffalo River Compost site….


Annapolis Compost expands

Annapolis Compost, Annapolis, Md., has expanded its food waste recycling business to the city of Crofton. Annapolis Compost started small two years ago, literally out of a Toyota Prius and now serves five areas around…