I found a rather interesting initiative. They want to take their okay results on reducing garbage and increasing recycling. It is these kinds of promotional campaigns that along with other newer ideas like compsting, that will help us reduce our overall impact on the environment.
Winnipeg pushing way beyond trash
Reducing dependence on landfills – Winnipeg Free Presshttp://www.winnipegfreepress.com/local/reducing-dependence-on-landfills-285702031.html?__scoop_post=4a954db0-8318-11e4-f206-842b2b775358&__scoop_topic=3749014#__scoop_post=4a954db0-8318-11e4-f206-842b2b775358&__scoop_topic=3749014The goal is to cut by half the amount of waste going to landfills by 2020. That would mean a reduction to about 400 kilograms a year per person from 800 kg now.