Could your community ban food scraps? VT just did! Aug 7, 2020 18:30:00 GMT -5 Kent Wittenburg likes this Quote Select PostDeselect PostLink to PostMemberGive GiftBack to Top Post by dorieseavey on Aug 7, 2020 18:30:00 GMT -5 Vermont is the first state in the US to ban food scraps from land fills, and therefore require that consumers recycle their food waste. See this article in Fast Company for information on the recent Vermont ban. This new policy will reduce methane gas and lower cost of town trash pickup and disposal. Here's where you can find the actual regulations.