What you can compost

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  • Egg Shells, Bones, Mussel Shells

  • Coffee Grounds and filters, Tea Bags

  • Wine, Beer, Fruit Juice

  • Ketchup, Condiments, Jellies and Jams

  • Cheese and Meat (in moderation)

  • Banana Peels

  • Newspaper (Newsprint Only)

  • Brown Paper Packaging

  • Grey Paper Egg Cartons

  • Wooden Coffee Stir Sticks, Toothpicks,

  • Bamboo Skewers, Used Matches

  • Feathers, Old Loofas,

  • Old Wool and Cotton Fabrics (100% natural fiber, no elastic)

  • Post-it Notes

  • Moldy Food

  • Sandwich Crusts

  • Mushrooms, Old Flowers and Plants

  • Pizza Boxes, Paper Take-Out Boxes

  • Commercially Compostable Products

  • Compostable Straws

  • Compostable Utensils

  • Napkins and Paper Towels

  • Toilet Paper Rolls/ Paper Towel Rolls

  • Pasta, Rice, Flour, Sugar, Crackers

  • Pumpkins, Carrot Tops

  • Spoiled soy/rice/almond/coconut milk

  • Plain Paper Plates (no glossy or waxy coating)

  • Paper Muffin Liners (No foil)

  • Parchment Paper

  • Avocado Pits, Seeds, Old Spices

Composting Guidelines (How to keep us happy):

  • All food must be inside a bucket.

  • Pizza boxes and paper goods can be outside of the bucket.

  • Do not leave food or plastic items inside pizza boxes.

  • Please remove all glossy inserts from newspaper.

  • Please remove plastic stickers from produce.

  • Never put cat or dog waste in your bucket.

  • No personal hygiene products are accepted.

  • No dryer lint