UI hospitals add composting


Photo by max-R, Flickr.
Photo by max-R, Flickr.

Beginning on March 28, the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics will start putting food compost bins in their six dining rooms.

Additionally, in February the hospital announced they would eliminate Styrofoam and nonrecyclable plastic from its cafeterias.

The collected compost will be taken to the Iowa City Landfill, which has done food composting since 2007.

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