Why Properly Sorting Organics Matters
You can help fight climate change by eliminating organics in your trash.
- Everything placed into your trash ends up in the landfill.
- Food scraps, food soiled paper, and yard debris in the landfill causes greenhouse gas emissions when they start to break down.
- The State of California passed laws that require everyone to put organic materials in the green cart.
- Putting your organic material in your green cart gives it a chance to become compost and help grow new food and plants.