Community Composting Resources

EDITS On this page, you’ll find infographics created by the Institute for Local Self-Reliance, a national nonprofit organization working to strengthen local economies and redirect discarded materials into local recycling, composting, and reuse enterprises. It is reprinted here with permission.

Please see the image captions to learn where they come from, how to download the originals, and how to use them under creative commons license, free of cost.

How Composting Combats the Climate Crisis

Creative direction by Brenda Platt and art by Clarissa Libertelli

Data sources: ILSR produced this infographic largely based on data shared during their Compost Climate Connections Webinar Series.

Please visit to download the original content for your publications and include the attribution language.

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