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Diverting Food Waste from Landfills to Compost in Lansing

The Greater Lansing Business Monthly recently published an article highlighting Scraps to Soil, Delta's partnership with the city of Lansing and Hammond Farms to enlist food service businesses to compost their waste rather than dispose of it. The article highlights a...

Gary Spotlight group sets plans for downtown

This Post-Tribune article shares highlights from the Downtown Gary-Emerson Neighborhood Spotlight Quality of Life Report Celebration. Delta Institute and our partner, Alliance for the Great Lakes, were in attendance.

Rain gardens, bioswales planned for Hobart sites

This Post-Tribune article quotes Delta's Ben Shorofsky on a recent decision of the Hobart Board of Public Works and Safety to approve four green infrastructure sites in Hobart, Indiana. Delta is working in collaboration with Alliance for the Great Lakes on the project.

April Update from Delta Institute

April Update from Delta Institute

In April's Update, we share strategies to strengthen nonprofit-led social enterprises, link you to the new WTTW, Urban Nature, and introduce you to our very own Eve Pytel. Read more.

April Update from Delta Institute

March Update from Delta Institute

In March's Update, we tell you about our recent trip to Germany, where we learned about their transition from coal, and introduce you to a pair of Driven Doers. Read more.

Driven Doers: Nigel Griswold & Ben Calnin

Driven Doers: Nigel Griswold & Ben Calnin

Our Driven Doer series each month highlights passionate, motivated people who help advance Delta’s mission of achieving a resilient Great Lakes environment and economy. For March, we are featuring the duo that founded Dynamo Metrics. Nigel Griswold and Ben Calnin...

Lansing Brewing Company Embraces Scraps to Soil

WKAR, Michigan State University’s public radio station, produced a story on Lansing, Michigan’s Scraps to Soil program. The program, conducted by Delta with Live Green Lansing and Hammond Farms, and funded by the Michigan Department of Environmental Control, helps...

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