Orca Composting for the 2009-2010 school year

COMPOSTING TOTALS for the 2009-2010 school year! The data is in and it’s staggering- we diverted a lot of lunchroom waste from the landfill- over two tons!!!! Thanks a lot to all the lunchroom helpers who contributed and helped out. Thanks also to VISTA Beth Graves for really helping run this program and keep the data collected. Here it is:

Orca’s on-site wormbins: 551.76 pounds

Sent to Cedar Grove: 3916.24 pounds

Year Total: 4468 pounds

Total Average Food Waste Collected per Month: 496.56 pounds

Average Worm bin compost per month:34.35333333 pounds

Average Cedar Grove per month: 462.21 pounds

Here’s our video again on how we did it:


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    graham said,

    the awesomeness of the orca composting program goes w/out mentioning, however the video is another degree of awesomeness. nice work anthony, beth, jaala and crew!

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