Local Schools Work With University of Arizona on Compost Program

Food scraps are delivered from the schools to the university's compost site twice a week.

Prince Elementary and Amphitheater Middle schools in Tucson, AZ, have partnered with the University of Arizona and the city of Tucson to compost scraps from student lunches, reducing the amount of trash generated during lunch by about a hundred bags, reports the Arizona Daily Star. The program, which kicked off in early September, ha

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