Infographic: Our Waste is Trashing Our Climate

Burning and burying our trash leads to carbon pollution. We need to phase out these old, polluting incinerators and landfills and replace them with zero-waste alternatives. By doing so, we can help lower climate-damaging emissions and protect our communities and the environment. The post Infographic: Our Waste is Trashing Our Climate appeared first on Conservation […]

To Bury or to Burn Our Trash? That’s the Wrong Question.

We don’t have good systems for dealing with our waste other than throwing a mix of toxic junk into our garbage cans. But we could. The truth is, it’s not a question of whether we should bury or burn our waste. What we should be asking is this: how do we produce less trash? The […]

10 Tips for Going Zero Waste

Making any life change takes time, and the same goes for slashing your trash – including what goes in your recycling bin. That’s why we’ve put together this list of tips to help you get started. The post 10 Tips for Going Zero Waste appeared first on Conservation Law Foundation.

Infographic: What Should You Be Composting in Your Backyard?

Food and yard waste hurt our economy and environment. But home composting can help! Get your backyard compost started using these handy guidelines. The post Infographic: What Should You Be Composting in Your Backyard? appeared first on Conservation Law Foundation.