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...CPL doesn't accept hazardous material and its leachate primarily consists of precipitation along with liquids from food waste and some suspended solids and organics. "It isn't really nasty stuff," Maryott said."... Typically what's...
Cruise ships willing to test emmissions -- within limits

...ship association said it's developing new ways to treat wastewater, expanding the use of incinerators to dispose of food waste, instead of grinding and pumping it out, and looking into using cleaner-burning diesel fuels. ''We want our operations...
Composting system could solve small-town waste problems

...and other building supplies, sheet plastic and some other items from their household trash. Glass, paper products, food waste and most other household garbage can be processed in the system. Walker eventually wants to require use of special compostable...
Working worms and the garbage bin is full of food waste. Composting the scraps outside would...Worms are a good way to dispose of food waste while producing high-quality compost...composters can begin sprinkling their food waste to the top of the bedding material...
Kenai planning and zoning plucks apart chicken ordinance

...November council meeting that chickens have many benefits. They produce fertilizer for gardens, eat garden pests, eat food waste and provide food locally, she said. Kenai resident Nancy Schrag said at the November meeting that having a local food...
Kenai Council: chicken's off the menu

...November council meeting that chickens have many benefits. They produce fertilizer for gardens, eat garden pests and food waste and provide a local source of food. All along, residents seeking chickens could apply though its conditional use permitting...
Reminder: Bears still out and about

...have not been instances like those earlier in the summer, where bears were damaging private property getting to human food waste. "It seems like we're slowly evolving for taking more responsibility for how we live in bear country," said Larry...
Hiking and backpacking bet. Fewer pots mean fewer dishes to clean, especially if eating directly from the pot. If dishwater contains food waste, filter it through a nylon stocking or small mesh strainer and hang the strainer with the food. Drain cooking liquid...


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