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Quebec City ends effective composting project

For the past five years, close to 4,000 residents of Quebec City sorted their waste and composted as part of a pilot project that would help test the needs of a future bio-methanization plant. The pilot project has proven effective, but the city has decided to drop it. Jacques Perron is with the city of Quebec and he explained why.

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Helene Binette was part of the pilot project in Sillery. She she now lives in the St-Jean-Baptiste neighbourhood where she is involved in a community composting project. Meagan Kelly works for the community organization Craque-Bitume, which promotes gardening and composting and lives in Limoilou.

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