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Give the Gift of Composting for 2019 Holidays
A gift that lasts for the entire year and makes an impact every day! Join the community momentum that improving ocean health starts on land by giving an annual subscription for composting. This gift supports the local economy and our local environment. From November 14 to December 31 we are offering an incredible savings and one-time opportunity to sign-up for Rhodeside Revival curbside pickup ($120) or Aquidneck Community Table market drop-off ($70) composting. This is available for residents of Aquidneck Island, Jamestown, and Bristol.
Please click the option below depending on whether you are renewing, signing up for the first time, or giving it as a gift. In all cases, after submitting the google form, you will immediately receive an email with your 2020 Coupon Code. Then, using the links provided in the email, go to the website for Rhodeside Revival or Aquidneck Community Table and use the 2020 Coupon Code to sign up for the actual service.
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I already participate, so I want the Coupon Code for the entire 2020 year
If you would like to sign-up for Rhodeside Revival curbside pickup on a month to month option, that option is available at a slightly higher price billed in monthly installments of $15/month. Please use this link.
Clean Ocean Access is proud to announce the start of a multi-year project, funded by 11th Hour Racing, entitled Healthy Soils, Healthy Seas Rhode Island. This innovative project aims to inspire long-lasting environmentally responsible behavior by tackling ocean pollution at its root: on land.
Healthy Soils, Healthy Seas RI brings together composting efforts across the state in partnership with existing food-waste-diversion groups: The Compost Plant, Rhodeside Revival and the Aquidneck Community Table. The three partners serve as the boots-on-the-ground team that will manage all commercial and residential composting collection and processing with an initial focus on Aquidneck Island.
The project strives to protect and improve ocean health by establishing an innovative and integrated materials management solution that brings together diverse stakeholders, including non-profit organizations, academia, government, local businesses, and industry.
By encouraging people to think critically about their waste footprints, Healthy Soils, Healthy Seas RI aims to spark long-lasting behavior change that empowers people to reevaluate the need for low-and-no value materials that enter the landfill, or worse, that end up polluting our oceans.
There are many ways to get with the project and your help is most appreciated. We are looking for households and businesses that already compost to lead the effort, and new entities that want to get involved. Express your initial interest right here
11th Hour Racing works with the sailing community and maritime industries to advance solutions and practices that protect and restore the health of our ocean. Inspired by and furthering the mission of The Schmidt Family Foundation, 11th Hour Racing embraces sponsorships, grantees, and ambassadors who integrate sustainability into their values and operations while educating, innovating and inspiring people with the critical message of ocean stewardship. Read more about 11th Hour Racing online.
Formed in 2006, Clean Ocean Access (COA) has a primary focus on to eliminate marine debris, improve coastal water quality, and protect and preserve shoreline access. This new project formed out of the Clean Initiative and now has solid integration with the Ocean initiative and now we are thinking of using the compost soil amendment for shoreline access erosion control and improving ecosystem services.
Rhodeside Revival is Rhode Island’s local curbside composting program that brings your home’s food scraps away from the landfill, and into the garden. After signing up and becoming a Healthy Soils, Healthy Seas Rhode Island Champion, please go to the their website and sign up for the service.
To close the loop in the food system, turning food scraps and "waste" products into compost and soil mixes that help gardeners and farmers grow more local food. We believe more local food means healthier communities...and we believe it all starts with healthy soil. After signing up and becoming a Healthy Soils, Healthy Seas Rhode Island Champion, please go to the their website and sign up for the service.
Aquidneck Community Table "Food-Scraps-to-Compost" program has diverted thousands of gallons of food waste from the state landfill since 2012, using that material to enrich the soil of our community gardens. Customers at our Middletown and Newport farmers markets drop off their food scraps to be composted for a small annual membership fee. After signing up and becoming a Healthy Soils, Healthy Seas Rhode Island Champion, please go to the their website and sign up for the service here.