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Compost

WHAT TO COMPOST

  • All Food Waste: All left over food, no oil or liquids.
  • Soiled Paper Products: used napkins, paper cups, paper plates, etc.
  • Plant-based Packaging (see the full list)

COMPOST LOCATIONS

WHY COMPOST 

  • Composting allows food and plants to decompose into fertile soil
  • Waste decomposing in a landfill without oxygen creates methane – a greenhouse gas contributing to climate change.
  • Learn more about composting at epa.gov!

Go Zero Waste at Your Next Event

  • Request  portable compost bins for events through work control!
  • Choose compostable dishware and flatware for your next event
  • Student groups can request a portable compost & recycling bin and pick up service through events services  
  • The  SGA Green Paws fund allows student organizations to acquire plant based compostable materials at no additional cost.