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Here are five ways you can start composting - even if you don’t have a backyard! https://news.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/articles/5-ways-to-compost-for-every-home 

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As part of the City’s Waste Strategy, we’re aiming to achieve ‘zero waste’ by 2030 – with trials of food and textiles collection starting next year and a weekly e-waste pick-up services.

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Composting your own food waste – and making a conscious effort to reduce the food waste you create – has a significant environmental impact. You can also use the compost you produce to nourish your garden or pot plants or to donate it to a local school or community garden.

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4.5 million tonnes of food waste ends up in landfill each year – emitting 3% of Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions. All of that organic waste requires trucks to haul it to a dump, where it mixes with heavy metals and other chemicals and creates a toxic sludge.