Compost Pedallers turns food waste into a boon for local communities

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Compost Pedallers is tackling the [food waste] problem head-on by taking discarded food and turning it into a beneficial resource for local communities. Compost Pedallers is a 100 percent bike-powered compost recycling enterprise in Austin, Texas, that collects compostable organic waste from homes and businesses and takes it to local urban farms and community gardens. This integrated approach reduces food waste and creates compost for urban agriculture, which strengthens local food systems and fosters social connectedness at the neighborhood level.

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