(CBS DETROIT) – Pashon Murray, the founder of Detroit Dirt, believes sustainability is the solution for Detroit, at least one of them.

Detroit Dirt intends to drive forward a low-carbon economy by motivating communities and industries to have a zero-waste mindset.

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She wants to help change the carbon footprint using resources we already have, like repurposing organic waste from major industries.

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Using these resources, they can make everything from biomass for energy to creating local gardens in the city of Detroit.

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