Detroit Dirt is a leading model of organic waste recovery and reuse seeking to create a zero-waste mindset throughout communities and drive forward a low-carbon economy founded by Pashon Murray. Focusing on composting, Detroit Dirt helps blight removal and neighborhood beautification while building strong ties with neighbors, providing environmental awareness and education and creating long-term employment opportunities.
Founder: [Pashon Murray](https://www.detroitdirt.org/pashon-murray/)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Image credit: [Detroit Dirt](https://www.detroitdirt.org/)
Presented at [IdeasCity Detroit](http://www.ideas-city.org/ideascity-detroit/public-conference/about/)