Food Scrap Drop-Off Program, Town of Freeport, Maine

Jurisdiction Name: Freeport
State/Province: ME
Country: United States
Type of Government: Municipality
Population: 8,242
Population Range: 2,500 to 19,999
Policy Links: WebPDF
Policy type: program
Year: 2014
GFC Topic: community food connections, community food production
Keywords: community, compost, composting, food waste, organics conversion, recovery
Adopting Government Department(s):

Freeport Town Council

Lead Implementing Entity(s): Town of Freeport
Support Entity(s):

We Compost It!

Funding Amount: n/a
Funding Sources: n/a
Policy Outcome(s):

Creates an opportunity for residents of the Town to recycle food scraps at the local transfer facility, free of charge; partners with a local composting facility to process the food scraps and donate compost to local schools.

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