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    Composting Learning Activities

    Composting Learning Activities

    These Composting Learning Activities are designed assist community composting sites in training their own community participants, as a hands-on complement to our Community Composting 101...

    Dec 18, 2023

    Three NYC Composting Failures That Reflect Troubling National Trends

    Three NYC Composting Failures That Reflect Troubling National Trends

    New York City’s recent rollout of mandatory curbside organics exemplifies national troubling trends between the relationship of government organics recycling programs and community composters. …...

    Dec 18, 2023

    For EPA, ILSR Videos Explain the Benefits of Community Composting

    For EPA, ILSR Videos Explain the Benefits of Community Composting

    We are excited to announce the release of three short videos highlighting the economic, environmental, and social benefits of community composting, created by ILSR’s Composting...

    Dec 14, 2023

    Statement on NYC Community Composting Budget Cuts

    Statement on NYC Community Composting Budget Cuts

    “We strongly urge the Mayor and City Council to halt these short-sighted cuts and commit to long-term funding of the NYC Compost Project and GrowNYC.”...

    Nov 28, 2023

    Baltimore’s Zero Waste Future

    Baltimore’s Zero Waste Future

    ILSR has been assisting grass roots organizations in Baltimore to fend off new incinerators and shut down an existing aging and polluting garbage incinerator in...

    May 31, 2022

    Democracy and Recycling in California

    Democracy and Recycling in California

    Dan Knapp responds to PBS Newshour commentator David Brooks’ recent criticism of California’s system of direct democracy: “We would not exist today if not for...

    Oct 19, 2021

    National Zero Waste Virtual Conference Announced

    National Zero Waste Virtual Conference Announced

    Zero Waste USA in partnership with the National Recycling Coalition is excited to announce the National Zero Waste Virtual Conference, December 8-9, 2021… Read More

    Sep 14, 2021