Jess Parker, a "volunteer and beautiful waste-obsessed human", recently penned an article for Sustainable Table noting five things she learnt from visiting a landfill and recycling site. Among the top five are, 'If we want to combat this problem it has to start at home'. Jess notes that an important part of diverting our waste from landfill is to start a compost bin. Check out the reasons why this is so important, and read the full story of what happens to our waste and recycling, in her full article. Thanks Jess!