Spring Gillard

Backyard Composting Gets a Boost

I’m (happy, happy) working with a team from EBA Engineering to conduct three backyard composting pilots for the City of Vancouver. Vancouver now allows residents living in single family dwellings to put food scraps into their yard waste bins, but they don’t want everyone to stop composting. In fact, they hope more people start composting, […]

Wasting Away

Lately I have been immersed in waste. I had prepared a little presentation on waste for my recent SFU sustainability course and trip to the landfill. Shortly after, I found myself working on a couple of proposals for the City of Vancouver around composting initiatives. The City launched their residential curbside pick up of food […]