Composting

Health & Safety Guidance for Composting in the School Setting (PDF | 35 KB)

Cornell Waste Management Institute.

This fact sheet provides tips on reducing risks associated with human exposure to the organisms involved in composting and the products they produce.


School Composting: A Manual for Connecticut Schools- The Next Step in Recycling

Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection.

This manual provides a model for initiating and implementing a school composting program. It also teaches students the importance of responsible solid waste disposal and the environmental advantages of composting.


Greening the School Nutrition Scene (PDF | 2.4 MB)

National Food Service Management Institute.

A guide for developing and sustaining green/environmental conservation practices for school nutrition professionals.