A Republic Services trash truck prepares to unload 25 cubic yards (about 100 homes’ worth) of trash at the Ada County Landfill. An average Ada County resident generates almost 5 pounds of trash per day. A recent waste-stream analysis found that composting could divert more than 40 percent of the trash Boise’s single-family homes produce. April 24, 2015
A Republic Services trash truck prepares to unload 25 cubic yards (about 100 homes’ worth) of trash at the Ada County Landfill. An average Ada County resident generates almost 5 pounds of trash per day. A recent waste-stream analysis found that composting could divert more than 40 percent of the trash Boise’s single-family homes produce. April 24, 2015 Kyle Green kgreen@idahostatesman.com
A Republic Services trash truck prepares to unload 25 cubic yards (about 100 homes’ worth) of trash at the Ada County Landfill. An average Ada County resident generates almost 5 pounds of trash per day. A recent waste-stream analysis found that composting could divert more than 40 percent of the trash Boise’s single-family homes produce. April 24, 2015 Kyle Green kgreen@idahostatesman.com

Boise composting proposal coming Tuesday

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