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NYC Will Triple the Amount of Food Waste Picked Up in 2017

The city is set to triple its compost program next year, picking up food waste from 600,000 homes.

Sanitation Commissioner Kathryn Garcia said the number will jump under the city budget for next year from 200,000 homes now, and serve over a million residents.

Continue reading at the New York Daily News

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