Where Compost is King

Atlanta organizations help turn food waste into a resource “It’s second nature at my house,” says Khari Diop of Think Green, a nonprofit focused on environmental education. He’s talking about how his household of seven in Atlanta’s Peoplestown neighborhood accumulates kitchen scraps in the freezer and periodically takes them out to a compost pile, where … Continued




GRC Quarterly Tour Event

Pathways to Progress March 1st & 2nd – Hall County/Gainesville, GA Sustainability is the pathway to the future. It offers a framework to generate economic growth, achieve social justice, exercise environmental stewardship and strengthen governance. Learning about our approaches, successes and challenges first hand is one path that leads us toward growing and sustaining a vibrant state … Continued


Made in Georgia

Watch the Made in Georgia from recycled materials video: https://vimeo.com/92443221   The Georgia Department of Natural Resources in partnership with the Georgia Recycling Coalition and the Georgia Department of Economic Development are finalizing a GIS mapping project (layers of our industry: landfills, transfer stations, compost facilities, materials recovery facilities, end markets) that has resulted in … Continued