Policy Archive


City + Municipal Commercial Ordinances

Check out the bans, requirements, and rules that are prompting food waste generators from Boston to San Jose to recycle their organics.


State Organics Legislation

Read the legislation that Massachusetts, Connecticut, California, Rhode Island, and Vermont implemented to catalyze commercial organics recycling, as well as the databases and maps they've created to empower food waste generators.


Residential Organics Collection

Take a look at resources for new curbside residential programs, policies that put them in place, and reports on their progress.