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Food Scrap Drop-Off event

Jun 17, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until Sep 5, 2015
| Free
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12-2pm
The Base,1302 Myrtle Avenue between Central Avenue & Stockholm Street
basecompost@gmail.com

Come join the new Compost Crew of the Base to collect food scraps from the community.These scraps will be taken to a local community garden and used for gardening and for street trees.

**Store and transport your food scraps with reusable containers or paper bags. To eliminate odors, store in the freezer or refrigerator.

What we accept:

YES
v Fruit & Vegetable Scraps
v Coffee Grounds
v Filters, & Paper Tea bags
v Bread & Grains
v Eggshells & Nutshells
v Stale Beans, Flour, & Spices
v Cut or Dried Flowers

NO
X Meat or Fish Scraps
X Dairy Products
X Fats, Grease, or Greasy Food
X Pet Feces or Litter
X Coal or Charcoal Ashes
X Metal, Glass, or Plastic (Recycle it!)
X Diseased or Infested Plants

We will be bringing the food scraps you drop off to a nearby community garden in order to turn it into COMPOST. We want to reduce the amount of garbage thrown out and produce soil for local community gardens and trees. Please join us!

Directions to the Base are at
http://thebasebk.org/about

Details

Date:
Jun 17, 2015
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/778192512294230/

Organizer

Compost Crew
Email:

Venue

The Base
1302 Myrtle Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11211 United States
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Website:
http://thebasebk.org/