Composting and Food Waste Prevention Resources

How to Use Your Green Cart
Check out this list of acceptable organic materials that can be placed in the green cart.

Composting Organics is Now The Law
Learn about California State Law SB 1383

Recipe Ideas to Use Up Food Before it Goes Bad
Learn how to reduce waste by using up leftovers before they go bad.

Food Storage Directory
Learn the best way to store foods to last the longest.

Learn How to Compost at Home
By composting at home, you can reduce your garbage and create healthy soil for your plants.

Learn about Bokashi Food Composting
Bokashi composting is an anaerobic process that relies on inoculated bran to ferment kitchen waste, including meat and dairy, into a safe soil builder and nutrient-rich tea for your plants.

Maintain a Composting Worm Bin
Learn how worms can help turn organic waste into a nutrient-rich fertilizer