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Florence Hedeen keeps her vegetable and fruit waste in a plastic bucket under her kitchen sink, next to her other recyclables. When the bucket is full, Hedeen empties it into a composting bin in her backyard. Hedeen and her husband, Carter, have made a lifelong commitment to reduce, reuse and recycle.

Composting habit can reduce waste

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BY Ellen Albee

FOR THE ENTERPRISE

Composting involves mixing yard and/or household organic waste in a pile or bin and providing conditions that encourage decomposition.

Composting can be on a small scale, such as a bin or two in a backyard, or on a large scale, as it is done at the Hubbard County Transfer Station.

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