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Upcoming Webinar: Lessons from Residential Food Waste Collection Programs

Upcoming Webinar: Lessons from Residential Food Waste Collection Programs

Virginia Streeter

October 18, 2018

Join us for a webinar on November 1st at 2p.m. EST to hear from two cities with robust residential food waste collection programs.  READ MORE


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ILSR’s YIMBY Report Featured in BioCycle

ILSR’s YIMBY Report Featured in BioCycle

Virginia Streeter

October 19, 2018

BioCycle recently published an article on ILSR’s report, Yes! In My Backyard: A Home Composting Guide for Local Government.  READ MORE


Upcoming Webinar: Lessons from Residential Food Waste Collection Programs

Upcoming Webinar: Lessons from Residential Food Waste Collection Programs

Virginia Streeter

October 18, 2018

Join us for a webinar on November 1st at 2p.m. EST to hear from two cities with robust residential food waste collection programs.  READ MORE


Baltimore Collaborates with ILSR to Develop Food Waste Recovery Strategy

Baltimore Collaborates with ILSR to Develop Food Waste Recovery Strategy

Virginia Streeter

October 9, 2018

Baltimore City’s Office of Sustainability recently released its Food Waste Recovery Strategy, written in partnership with ILSR.  READ MORE


Hot Composting Classes in DC This Fall

Hot Composting Classes in DC This Fall

Linda Bilsens Brolis

October 2, 2018

ILSR’s Composting for Community Project is offering hot composting classes in the District this fall!  READ MORE


Fighting Food Waste and Employing Youth in Baltimore

Fighting Food Waste and Employing Youth in Baltimore

Linda Bilsens Brolis

August 9, 2018

The Compost Collective is an entrepreneurship program where youth are trained in workforce skills, food access programming and community-scale composting. They are receiving guided, hands-on experience managing a small-scale composting operation and its expansion, and using the compost they create  READ MORE