Stories tagged: food waste
Tue., April 26, 2016, 7 p.m.
Keep it, scrap it or cook it: What to do with old food
Here’s a primer, along with some simple ways to keep food waste to a minimum.
Tue., Nov. 24, 2015, 3:56 p.m.
Plea deal for Pasco alternative energy CEO calls for cooperation, uncertain jail time
Scott C. Johnson, owner and founder of Gen-X Energy Group, may avoid jail time by offering substantial assistance to federal prosecutors probing an alternative energy tax credit scam.
Wed., Jan. 5, 2011, midnight
New book offers tips on food thriftiness
What is sitting in your refrigerator just waiting to be thrown away? Half cans of tomato paste and chicken broth hiding behind the jars of pickles and mayonnaise.
Wed., Aug. 11, 2010, midnight
New composting facilities give stores the green light
Managers of Spokane Valley-based Yoke’s Fresh Market say they’re saving $7,000 a week by separating food waste from store garbage and sending it to a regional composting facility. Yoke’s seven …
Thu., July 1, 2010, midnight
Curbside pickup of scraps, soiled paper to begin July 12
If it’s been bugging you that you can’t recycle that discarded pizza box from last night, worry no more. Starting July 12, city of Spokane and Waste Management trash customers …