Reduce solid waste
U-7 Programs and Implementation
Explore forms of source reduction programs and implement the best
for Goshen, in these and other areas:
- In house programs to encourage government to reduce volume and toxicity of waste they produce.
- Policies and economic incentives to encourage reduction of consumer and business waste.
- Education to encourage government, business, and residents to purchase low-impact products and participate in source reduction programs.
- On-site business assistance programs to advise about using materials more efficiently, conserving resources and reducing waste generation.
- Salvage and reuse programs that divert materials from waste collection by extending the useful life of products.
- Backyard composting programs.