The Many Uses for Compost

The Many Uses for Compost

Green waste abounds. When you cut your lawn, the grass clippings are green waste and the leftover vegetables and fruits that you throw away are all considered green waste, too. Rather than simply adding it to landfills, where it will rot away, more and more people are turning to recycling their green waste. What Is…

How to Reduce Methane in Landfills

How to Reduce Methane in Landfills

Landfills are all over the world and they have a major problem. That problem is methane. Methane is a greenhouse gas that is far worse than carbon dioxide and it can affect your health. That’s not all it does, though. It can be downright dangerous and is highly flammable, causing potential fire hazards in landfill…

How to Avoid Making Landfills Worse

How to Avoid Making Landfills Worse

Landfills have long been the way we dispose of our waste and while the management of landfills has become more efficient over the years, they’re still not the best way to manage waste. Originally, anything and everything went into these massive rubbish dumps, but we’ve learned that there are better ways. Instead of turning your…

What Can Recycled Wood Be Used For?

What Can Recycled Wood Be Used For?

Wood is one of the world’s most versatile and attractive materials, but what happens to it once it’s no longer needed? Large quantities of wood are sent to landfill every year, but these sites produce harmful greenhouse gases which have a negative effect on our environment. Recycling wood, on the other hand, is low cost,…