"Leo Pollock and Nat Harris, the committed entrepreneurs behind The Compost Plant, are changing the way we think about our food waste."
--Our Backyard Rhode Island


“Sticky, Smelly Gold” - Now Here This, April 2016

“Environmentalists Eager for New Composting Regulations” - Rhode Island Public Radio, March 2016

“Turning Our Food Waste into Soil” - Our Backyard Rhode Island, December 2015

“Entrepreneurs Hope to Turn Scraps to Treasure in Warren” - East Bay RI, October 2015

“5Q: Leo Pollock - Co-Founder, The Compost Plant” - Providence Business News, May 2015

“R.I. Business Plan Competition Names 13 Semi-finalists” - Providence Business News, April 2015

“Waste Watchers: The Compost Plant Digs Food Scraps” - Rhode Island Monthly, April 2015

“Tips for Composting this Spring” - The Rhode Show, April 2015

“Composting Pilot Begins at Andrews Commons” - The Brown Daily Herald, March 2015

“Providence Resident Leo Pollock Selected for National “Better World Entrepreneur” Fellowship: Bringing Industrial-Scale Composting to Rhode Island” - Wild Gift, January 2015

“R.I. Composting Law Now Official, But Weak” - EcoRI News, October 2014

“Salve Regina Saving Food Scraps to Benefit Farms” - WPRI.com, September 2014

“From Campus to Compost: Salve Regina Saves Campus Food Scraps to Benefit RI Farms” - Salve Regina University, September 2014

“Two Guys with Nice Truck Invested in ‘Black Gold’” - EcoRI News, May 2014

“Sustainable Partnerships: New Agreements with The Compost Plant and Newport Biodiesel Make MB Greener” - Moses Brown School, March 2014

“Local Businessmen to Build State’s First Industrial-Scale Composting Plant” - Rhode Island Public Radio, January 2014

“Food-Waste Composting Facility Planned for Providence Area” - Providence Journal, January 2014