Green Living

Are garbage disposals eco-friendly?

Even if you don’t compost, it’s better to scrape food waste into the trash.

Are garbage disposals eco-friendly?
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Save what you eat You can further reduce your “cookprint” by cutting down the amount of food you throw away. For instance, place non-composting material, like meat bones, and edible scraps, such as vegetable trimmings (ends of carrots, celery and onion skins) and shrimp shells into separate freezer bags and build up ingredients that can be the makings for stocks or soup/sauce flavor enhancers.