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Organic Waste Facts

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Organic waste makes up nearly 30% of our landfills, which, if diverted, can result in considerable cost savings for businesses, institutions and service providers.

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Organic waste can include fruit, vegetables, meat, bones, dairy, fats, liquids, raw food, prepared food, food processing waste, brewery waste, canned and bottled waste, etc.

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Tipping fees for the Wasatch Resource Recovery Facility will be considerably less than the average landfill along the Wasatch Front.*

*Based on 7-8% contamination rate by weight.

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