Seattle Kicks Off Food Recycling Program

Date: March 17, 2004

Source: News Room

Seattle has launched a Green Cone Food Composter and Yard Waste Compost Bin program, designed to encourage city residents to create natural compost via food waste. The food waste program is part of Mayor Greg Nickels' plan to increase recycling in the city to up to 60 percent. Food waste comprises one-third of the typical residential waste stream.
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