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AE For the Capital City Weekly Instead of having biodegradable materials fill up the city’s landfill, Lisa Daugherty wants to take Juneau’s would-be-waste and turn it into something useful — so she’s created a business, Juneau Composts, to do it. Just from the posters she put up around town a couple weeks ago, a half dozen people have signed up.

Juneau woman starts composting business

Lisa Daugherty, owner of Juneau Composts, picks up a filled bucket from a customer on a Friday morning. Photo by Clara Miller of Capital City Weekly.
Lisa Daugherty, owner of Juneau Composts, picks up a filled bucket from a customer on a Friday morning. Photo by Clara Miller of Capital City Weekly.
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