How to Recycle and Compost more with a Trash Audit – Green Living Atlanta Georgia. http://greenshortz.com Tom Mills explains how a simple trash audit saved even more waste from the land fill. My family is pretty good at reducing, reusing, and recycling, but with this trash audit I was able to save over 16 lbs. (92%) of waste by recycling and composting most of it. It’s another easy way to be green.