Tools & Resources

Reduce Food Waste

Find out what other governments have done to reduce food that gets wasted in their area - this might inspire new ideas about programs that could be implemented in your community.

Estimate Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions can be reduced by diverting household organic waste into a centralized community composting system rather than sending it to a landfill. 

Return on Investment (ROI) – Composting

Use a calculator to assess general ROI for composting.

Calculators developed by manufacturers may provide a more accurate ROI – like the Somat Waste Reduction Technology ROI calculator.

Efficiency of Combined Heat and Power Systems in Waste Water Treatment Facilities

Use the Combined Heat and Power System Evaluation Tool to evaluate the efficiency of the combined heat and power system in your waste water treatment facility (requires a free subscription).

Use your postal code to find a composter in your area.

Science Resources

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