Are You Sure You Can Compost That?

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On today’s A Public Affair, we gather Boulder’s waste experts and get answers to all your burning trash, recycling, and composting questions. Plus, what you should know about big changes in composting guidelines that begin April 1, 2023.


  • Vann Fussell, Founder and Executive Director, Compost Colorado
  • Kathy Caroll, Community Relations Manager, Western Disposable
  • Clinton Sander, Marketing Manager, A1 Organics
  • Dan Matsch, EcoCycle



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    Are You Sure You Can Compost That? Alexis Kenyon

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This reporting is part of KGNU’s Zero Waste reporting efforts, which have been made possible by a grant from Boulder County’s Zero Waste funding program

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Alexis Kenyon

Alexis Kenyon

Alexis Kenyon is an experienced radio reporter with more than 15 years of experience creating compelling, sound-rich radio stories for news outlets across the country. Kenyon has master's degrees from the University of California, Berkeley, Graduate School of Journalism in radio broadcast and photojournalism. She has worked in KGNU's news department since 2021 as a reporter, editor, and daily news producer. In all her work, she strives to produce thought-provoking, trustworthy journalism that makes other people's stories feel personal. In addition to audio production, Kenyon runs KGNU's news internship program and oversees the department's digital engagement.

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