Environmental Management Commission discusses composting alternatives

  • Cars drop off green waste at the County of Hawaii East Hawaii Organics Facility at the South Hilo Sanitary Landfill in April. Organizations are advocating a distributed network of community green waste and compost sites over the $10.5 million facility the county has contracted for. Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald

This might be one of those cases where bigger isn’t necessarily better, at least when it comes to turning waste into compost.