Welcome! Earth Matter NY seeks to reduce the organic waste misdirected into the garbage stream by encouraging neighbor participation and leadership in composting. Join us for a compost build and more! Why Compost? We have our reasons for composting, but we want to hear from you! Tell us! International Year of Soils We are deeply invested in soil health and the benefits of composting for soil remediation and are happy to see soil in the spotlight as the 68th UN General Assembly declared 2015 the International Year of Soils (IYS). Learn more Animals in the cycle! Come visit us and snap a photo of your favorite animal in the compost cycle! Learn more!