Do you COMPOST? If you don't, here's why you should start! * The average person throws away 7x their own body weight in waste every year. The food that goes in the trash goes to the landfill, and turns into methane, an extremely potent greenhouse gas. * When you compost your food waste, you're actually decreasing your carbon footprint because the food waste (compost) nourishes the soil and helps it sequester more carbon! * For our fellow New Yorkers: @grownyc collects food waste at all their green markets (for free) #compost #climateaction #grownyc #nyc #newyork #climate #climatechange #YEARSproject #actonclimate - Years Of Living Dangerously

Do you COMPOST? If you don’t, here’s why you should start! * The average person throws away 7x their own body weight in waste every year. The food that goes in the trash goes to the landfill, and turns into methane, an extremely potent greenhouse gas. * When you compost your food waste, you’re actually decreasing your carbon footprint because the food waste (compost) nourishes the soil and helps it sequester more carbon! * For our fellow New Yorkers: @grownyc collects food waste at all their green markets (for free) #compost #climateaction #grownyc #nyc #newyork #climate #climatechange #YEARSproject #actonclimate

Do you COMPOST? If you don’t, here’s why you should start! * The average person throws away 7x their own body weight in waste every year. The food that goes in the trash goes to the landfill, and turns into methane, an extremely potent greenhouse gas. * When you compost your food waste, you’re actually decreasing your carbon footprint because the food waste (compost) nourishes the soil and helps it sequester more carbon! * For our fellow New Yorkers: @grownyc collects food waste at all their green markets (for free) #compost #climateaction #grownyc #nyc #newyork #climate #climatechange #YEARSproject #actonclimate

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