Compost Cats News and Updates
Below are various articles/media sources mentioning the Compost Cats! You will also find what the Compost Cats have been up to!
Published February 9th, 2016: "Tucson Schools Partner with UA for Compost Pilot"
This article by FoodMangement.com details the Compost Cats and our collaboration with TUSD schools! See the picture below from the article, featuring a student working on a compost pile!
Green Living Magazine published an article in their March 2016 issue entitled "Meeting Arizona's Ecological Needs through Public & Private Partnerships"! It features the Compost Cats, our partnership with the City of Tucson, and Food City Grocery Stores!
See the photo below of Food City employees getting ready to send their organics to us for composting!
February 28th, 2016: Check out our latest project!
A few of our Compost Cats went on a trip to guide the people of Ajo through the wonders of the compost world. Together we built 4 compost bins and ran through composting 101 basics!
Published September 22nd, 2015: Compost Cats take over Tucson Composting
The Compost Cats are now the official composting service for the City of Tucson! See our photo with the Mayor and the article above!
We are proud to have been recognized as an Unsung Hero by the Solid Waste Association of North America!
Published July 18th, 2015: SWANAPost
Campus Sustainability Efforts Anything But Anti-Capitalist
Published May 5th, 2015 in response to:
'Sustainability' Gone Mad on College Campuses
Published April 15th, 2015
Dramatic Impact of Climate Change on People's Lives Demands Response
Published April 23rd, 2015
Amphi School District Continues to Add Green Programs
Published October 1, 2014 in Tucson News Now
How to Teach Climate Without Having Your Students Feel Hopeless
Published August 20th, 2014 in the Washington Post
UA Compost Program goes City-wide
Published June 30th, 2014 in Tucson Foodie
UA Compost Cats Contributes to Greener Living
Published April 20th, 2014 in the Arizona Daily Star
Published March 14, 2014 in the Arizona Daily Wildcat
Published March 7th, 2014 in Tucson News Now
Turning Tucson Green: UA Student-Run Composting Program Partners With City
Published March 4th, 2014 in UA News
Published February 28, 2014 in Tucson News Now
Published October 29, 2013 in UA News
Arizona Imposes Strict Welfare Limits in Budget Deficit
Published May 19th, 2015
Poverty Study: Nearly 40% in Tucson Skip Meals
Published May 15th, 2015
A New Take on the "Clean Plate Club"
Published April 18th, 2015
Two Amphitheater Schools Go Green with Composting Program
Published September 23, 2014 in Tucson News Now
Greg Byrnes Wildcat Wednesday - Bear Down Brunch Update
Published September 24, 2014 in Arizona Athletic's Wildcat Wednesday
Students Grow a Food Scrap Program
Published August 14th, 2014 in Biocycle Magazine
UA Compost Cats Work to Decrease Local Food Waste
Published April 15, 2014 in the Arizona Daily Wildcat
Tucson to Launch Pilot Food Waste Collection, Composting Plan
Published June 18th, 2014 in Waste 360
Published October 3, 2013 in the Arizona Daily Wildcat
Published August 12, 2012, on YouTube
Published July 10, 2011 in the Arizona Daily Star
Published in UA Environment and Sustainability Portal