Results in Massachusetts are a clear signal that focusing on composting can be a major jobs and wealth producer for the entire country.
Total growth includes:
|Labor income||$46.8 million|
|Value added||$76.8 million|
|Industry activity||$174.6 million|
|State and Local taxes||$5.4 million|
For full details see “Calculating Economic Impact of Commercial Organics Ban” in BioCycle Magazine, March/April 2017, p. 36-38.