Founder, Bennett Compost, Philadelphia, PA
Tim Bennett is the founder of Bennett Compost. Founded in 2009, Bennett Compost is a Philadelphia company that collects food scraps from almost 6000 households and 100 businesses throughout Philadelphia for composting. These actions kept over 3,000,000 pounds of food waste out of landfills in 2022. Bennett Compost is committed to a fair and equitable workplace and provides living wage jobs with benefits to its 20 employees. Tim lives in the Mt. Airy neighborhood of Philadelphia with his wife and three small kids. He is a proud graduate of Temple University.