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! Join us at the lavender field The Lavender Field Project on Governors Island is a healing space for the community, for the bees, and for the Earth. Learn more! Why Compost? We have our reasons for composting, but we want to hear from you! Tell us!