Matunga society sends zero organic waste to dumping grounds

The Lokmanya Nagar Co-operative Housing Society in Matunga (West) has been processing its entire organic waste within the society premises from January, thus saving the municipal corporation the cost of transportation of waste to landfills. Organic waste comprises of fruit and vegetable wastes, seeds, leaves, egg shells, coffee grounds (including paper filters), tea bags, used paper napkins, meat and dairy wastes and corncobs. It also consists of horticultural waste such as leaves, weeds, branches, twigs, hay and sawdust.