The City: NYLPI Director of Policy Justin Wood on Universal Composting

April 25, 2022

Environmental Justice, News, Transform Don't Trash NYC

corner of a compost crate filled with green compost

THE CITY | APRIL 2022

As New York City potentially moves towards universal, mandatory composting, legislators, activist groups, and residents weigh in on the measure’s potential impact.

NYLPI Director of Policy Justin Wood commented:

“Unless they make it mandatory for buildings to offer this to tenants, and comply and put out the brown bins — just as every building management is required to put out metal, glass and plastic and source separate it — we just don’t know how you can scale up composting to the point that it has a real climate impact in New York City.”

Read the full piece at The City.

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