Turning 18,000 Tons of Green Waste into Black Gold

Master Gardeners Rethink How Burbank Residents Deal with Yard Waste Burbank Recycling Coordinator Kreigh Hampel gives gardeners a tour of the recycling center (Photo by Jourdan Arnaud) The city of Burbank started collecting yard waste in 1993. In that 27-year timespan, Burbank’s Public Works Department