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Helping Our Environment by Composting

Composting Image
Image: Lisa Fotios //

By: Araceli Salcedo, CSUN Institute for Community Health and Wellbeing Volunteer

According to the United States Department of Agriculture, nearly ⅓ of all food goes uneaten through loss or waste. Billions and billions of dollars are also being wasted as well as space in our landfills. Though we aren’t close to completely fixing the problem, there has been more sustainability efforts in today’s day and age. More people are being educated on ways to help our environment, for example by being introduced to composting, we can indeed help improve our environment and decrease food waste in our communities.

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