Tag Archives: Trash

State News
February 1, 2017

Vermonters could reduce trash by half, report says

By Mike Polhamus, VTDigger A report on Vermont’s solid waste shows that more than half of what residents throw away could be recycled, composted or diverted from landfills. About 28 percent of Vermonters’ solid waste is organic matter, much of which could be turned into…

Column
July 10, 2014

Getting Less Trashy

by Cindy Phillips updated Tue, Sep 20, 2011 10:01 AM

I am very familiar with the sound of a dumpster being emptied. At our business in Vermont, the living quarters are directly above the dumpster pad. Where I stay in South Carolina, it is also…