Diverting waste starts at home. With a little effort, we can all take small steps to change our habits and reduce the amount of waste that ends up in our landfills. This means taking a closer look at new habits to help us reduce, reuse and recycle our waste within the household. Below, you will find a few resources to help you get started.
- Each person in Newfoundland and Labrador generates 2 kg (4.5 lbs.) of waste per day.
- 30% of this waste is made up of organic material, much of which can be composted.
Get started in your household!
- Learn to Compost in your own backyard with resources and tips from MMSB.