Compostable Bags for Green Bin Programs

Matthew Adams Waterloo January 05, 2010 10:55 PM
I am looking for any literature or ideas on promoting the use of compostable bags rather than plastic bags for organic waste collection, especially for a municipal program. Any he…

Curbside Organic Collection vs Garbage Disposal

Sharon Olson Eugene November 23, 2009 04:38 PM
Currently, in Lane County, our landfill uses methane recovery to provide electricity for homes in this area. Our regional Wastewater treatment plant also uses methane to provide …

CBSM Consulting Firms in British Columbia

Robyn Cooper Township of Langley November 10, 2009 02:36 PM
I'm looking for suggested consultants/consulting firms in the Lower Mainland, BC, that have experience in CBSM to lead a Backayrd Composting Study. An RFP is going to be issued so…

Yard/Food Waste Collection in Multi-Family

Angela Wallis Tukwila October 09, 2009 12:19 PM
Hello all- I'm trying to locate studies that address the introduction of yard and food waste collection to multi-family developments. In particular, I am looking for informatio…

Home Composting Display Ideas

Andrea Clifford Mildura August 20, 2009 06:29 PM
Hello, I am looking for information and ideas on display items around home composting.Any info would be apprecieated. Thanks Andrea Andrea Clifford Mildura Regional Wa…

Why We Don't "Walk the Talk": Understanding the Environmental Values/Behaviour Gap in Canada

Huddart, E; Beckley, T M.; McFarlane, B L.; Nadeau, S. (2009). Why We Don't "Walk the Talk": Understanding the Environmental Values/Behaviour Gap in Canada. Human Ecology Review, 16(2) 151-160.
Worldwide, studies have shown increases in environmental values and beliefs over the past four decades. However, in few cases have researchers observed parallel increases in envir…

Community Composting in Groups with No Knowledge

Dion Battersby Tbilisi July 24, 2009 07:24 AM
I am looking for any research, past project reports, or tools for introducing composting to groups with absolutely no culture of it. I'm working with landless, rural displaced …

Effective Models for Composting Stations at University Dining Hall

Honore Depew Portland June 02, 2009 07:07 PM
Does anyone have suggestions for effective shapes and colors for compost and trash openings to discourage contamination in a student dining hall? There is ample room for signs …

Information on Residential Organics Collection Depots

Jean-Louis Gaudet Brampton April 27, 2009 05:06 PM
Hi there, Would anybody be able ot point me to any literature or information on residential organics collection programs that use depots, as opposed to curbside collection. I w…

Looking for Research on Barriers to Curbside Organics Collection over other Disposal Methods

Ron Jones Olympia March 30, 2009 02:59 PM
Greetings, Im looking for research, studies or information that looks at why residential households might not choose curbside collection of organics for composting over other d…
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