Posts Tagged ‘Waste Removal’

Woman empties food scraps into a small indoor composting bin.

Beginner’s Guide to Apartment Composting

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Americans generate approximately 40 million tons of food waste each year — most of which gets thrown into landfills. And since there are about 2600 of those already the country, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden estimates that the average household throws away two pounds of organic waste each day. read more

Mold can cause illness and is therefore a serious health violation when present in apartment buildings.

Health Code Violations: Is Your Landlord Breaking the Law?

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The apartment you end up in might not be the one of your dreams (subway tile in the kitchen, a large soaking tub, and unobstructed views of the city), but at the very least you can expect it to be clean and safe. Your landlord is responsible for keeping every rental property they own in […] read more