Compost

Tires
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Ypsilanti Township is encouraging residents to properly dispose of their old tires to not harm the environment. 


Doppstadt Grinder at Ann Arbor's composting facility.
Andrew Cluley / 89.1 WEMU

Plate scrapings are now being accepted in Ann Arbor composting carts.  The city added the food scraps this year after a study of residential trash found about half of it was food that could be composted.