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Metro Vancouver's organics ban will be enforced starting July 1

WATCH: Tomorrow, Metro Vancovuer begins enforcing the organics ban that took effect on New Year’s Day. Elaine Yong has a report on how we are doing so far and what will happen if you don’t comply. 334 more words

News

Outdoor Vermicomposting in the Hot Summer

When the weather was turning colder, I wrote about how to keep your worm friends warm through the winter. Now that the heat of the summer is here, it’s time to tackle the opposite issue. 758 more words

Garden

Iconic National Parks Move to Eliminate Landfill Trash

Image Credit: AARON HUEY, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CREATIVE

The national parks are pristine emblems of the American wilderness, attracting millions of visitors from around the world. 798 more words

Environment

Find beauty in the trash

A story I wrote for CNN. 

In Steven Duede’s compost bin, beauty exists side by side with decay. Bright-pink roses with black-rimmed petals lay next to brown-splotched bananas and cracked eggshells. 419 more words

Writing

I heart compost

I started writing a post about sustainability in general, but there was too much to say! For now i’ll stick to a short post about how much i love compost. 572 more words

Sustainability