Life After Landfills

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Vermont is officially shutting down the Moretown landfill. Vermonters will be forced to confront the notion of unlimited disposal and rethink consumption habits.

With the loss of a major landfill and policy in place to phase in universal recycling and EPR, in a VT Digger op/ed, Cassandra Hemenway Brush suggests investing in infrastructure that supports composting, reuse and recycling businesses to cultivate a zero waste culture.

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