composting

Plastic Packaging Is Good for the Earth? Rubbish!

A New York Times' blogger argues that wasting food is worse for the environment than a bit of plastic packaging that extends its shelf life. Why? Because of the methane food produces when it decays, he says. But the argument is rubbish as composting and buying locally would solve the problem.

Green for less: Compost happens

One of the best and easiest things you can do for the environment is keep a compost bin, either in your backyard or kitchen. Either method is easy...