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Day 18 | Compost Food Waste

Updated: Aug 17, 2023

Food waste in landfills causes 8-10% of the world's greenhouse gas emissions. Compost your food scraps. In some places, you can put food scraps in your yard waste bin for collection; in other places, you can put food scraps and yard waste in your garden. See here for how to set up a compost bin.

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