Households

Rethinking waste starts at home. With a little effort, we can all take small steps to change our habits and reduce the amount of waste that ends up in our landfills.  This means taking a closer look at new habits to help us reduce, reuse and recycle our waste within the household.  Below, you will find a few resources to help you get started.

Get started in your household!

  • Learn to Compost in your own backyard with resources and tips from MMSB.
  • Visit Root Cellars Rock’s website (an initiative of the Food Security Network) to learn more about growing, picking and preserving food.
  • Discover how to reduce waste, save energy and cut carbon emissions with a tour of Turn Back The Tide’s Interactive House.
  • Follow MMSB’s official Blog, Our Greener Future, to learn about sustainable living and reducing waste.