Ask Eco Ed: Is there a better way to dispose all those leaves?

Dear Eco-Ed:

I’ve been piling up all my leaves in the road.  Isn’t there a better way to dispose of them?  I’ve heard that the leaves can provide nutrients to my yard, and minimize the amount of chemical fertilizers that I’ll need to put in next year.

- Reducing Yard Waste

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Ask Eco Ed: Renovating Our Home – Is Energy Efficiency Important?

Dear Eco-Ed:

We are planning a renovation, and were wondering if we should be looking at efficiency upgrades at this time.  Our budget is already stretched for the work we’re doing, and we would like to put off what we can, until a later date.

- “Movin’ On Up” in Ridgewood

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Ask Eco Ed: Does Ridgewood accept all recyclable plastic?

Dear Eco-Ed:

I just heard that Ridgewood’s Recycling Program now accepts all recyclable plastic.  Is this true?

- Less Garbage in Ridgewood

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