Denver Compost Program Grows, Readies To Sell To You

Posted Mar 7, 2019

Steam rises off of thousand-foot-long and seven-foot-tall rows of decaying organic matter at a commercial composting facility in Keenesburg. The smell? Not what you’d expect.

Denver’s citywide municipal compost pickup program is growing.

Michigan re-thinking garbage laws to promote composting, recycling

Updated Apr 02, 2019; Posted Jul 19, 2016

Michigan is poised to bury its dependence on heaping garbage in landfills in favor of a rules that emphasize more recycling, composting and other re-uses for the gunk and junk that we all throw away.


We recommend these additional resources:

Kiss the Ground

Land and Lakes

Soils for Salmon

U.S. Composting Council

USCC – Increasing Soil Organic Matter With Compost

Strive for 5%

Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes & Energy