CERO Cooperative, Inc.
CERO Cooperative, Inc.
Organic Waste Management Services

Blog categorized as Impact

2 MILLION POUNDS: WHAT IS THE IMPACT OF YOUR FOOD WASTE?
Wahoo! Earlier this week, CERO composted it's two millionth pound of food waste. With nearly three months still to go in 2016, we've diverted more than 150% of what we did in all of 2015. The road to this point has been full of challenges, and we are both thrilled and proud to hit this milestone. We...
03.26.2021 02:55 PM - Comment(s)

A PREVIOUSLY EXCITING DEVELOPMENT THAT FALLS SHORT IN COMPOST PERFORMANCE & PRACTICAL USE

Bioplastics were an exciting alternative to traditional plastics when first introduced to the sustainability and waste diversion market. Because they are produced with minimal fossil fuels and tout full comp...
08.02.2020 06:14 PM - Comment(s)
HOW-TO: COMPOSTING AT HOME IN THE TIME OF COVID-19
During this unprecedented time, stay-at-home orders and social distancing have increased the demand for more healthy and self-reliant measures in our homes. These include reducing trips to the store or for takeout food (and waiting in long lines!) in favor of making home-cooked meals and growing gar...
08.01.2020 05:25 PM - Comment(s)
COMPOSTING IN THE COVID-19 ERA
Organic materials, mostly food waste, make up at least 30% of the trash Americans throw away. When sent to landfills and incinerators, this material breaks down and emits toxic methane, one of the most deadly greenhouse gases. A far better alternative destination for this material is processing faci...
08.01.2020 05:15 PM - Comment(s)
NEW LIFE FOR FOOD WASTE: CERO CO-OP TURNS SCRAPS INTO PRODUCTIVE COMPOST
Originally written and published In EdibleBoston by Michael Floreak.

Photos by Michael Piazza
08.01.2020 04:58 PM - Comment(s)

Author: Maya Gaul

Welcome to the CERO Cooperative blog! Every day, we choose to celebrate the earth and its people through action and education to support our environment, and the environment of tomorrow. CERO is a cooperative composter, and one thing that makes us special is that we incorporate...
07.27.2020 09:12 AM - Comment(s)