Use compost and mulch to keep soil healthy and to eliminate or minimize the use of chemical fertilizers. When plantings need to be replaced, select native or adapted drought-tolerant and climate-appropriate plantings. When major landscape maintenance work is done, property management or the landscape contractor should ensure that all tree and plant clippings are composted or mulched. Some cities will issue a recycling bin to the building for collecting landscape trimmings or "green waste."

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