OCRRA http://wrvo.org en Public to share concerns about 'Trash to Ash' plan during first hearing http://wrvo.org/post/public-share-concerns-about-trash-ash-plan-during-first-hearing <p>Onondaga County is hosting the first of several public hearings on a plan to import trash from Cortland County to burn at Onondaga County’s incinerator in Jamesville.</p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 20:30:23 +0000 Ellen Abbott 57059 at http://wrvo.org Public to share concerns about 'Trash to Ash' plan during first hearing Public gets first chance to weigh in on 'Trash to Ash' plan http://wrvo.org/post/public-gets-first-chance-weigh-trash-ash-plan <p></p> Thu, 15 May 2014 11:43:04 +0000 Ellen Abbott 55812 at http://wrvo.org Public gets first chance to weigh in on 'Trash to Ash' plan Onondaga County's compost program is growing in more ways than one http://wrvo.org/post/onondaga-countys-compost-program-growing-more-ways-one <p></p><p>Onondaga County’s program that turns food waste into the compost and mulch we use in our gardens is expanding.</p><p>OCRRA, the Onondaga County Resource Recovery Agency, has installed new structures that make the process at the Amboy Compost Facility work like a well-oiled machine.<br /><br />It all starts with the food we throw away at restaurants, schools and grocery stores; the fruit rinds, the crusts of bread and corn husks. Those scraps are dumped into a new covered mixing area at the facility on Airport Road in Amboy.</p> Fri, 09 May 2014 11:37:01 +0000 Ellen Abbott 55504 at http://wrvo.org Onondaga County's compost program is growing in more ways than one Recycling comes at a cost http://wrvo.org/post/recycling-comes-cost <p></p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 20:41:28 +0000 Ellen Abbott 51994 at http://wrvo.org Recycling comes at a cost Butter to compost could be example of future recycling laws http://wrvo.org/post/butter-compost-could-be-example-future-recycling-laws <p>Vendors and displays are packed up, and the New York State Fair in Syracuse is over for another year. But one of the iconic sights of the fair will live on, giving a glimpse of what could be the next big recycling trend in New York state.<br> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 20:03:36 +0000 Ellen Abbott 43660 at http://wrvo.org Butter to compost could be example of future recycling laws