What are the materials that should be placed in my compost cart?

Organic materials to be placed in your compost cart include:

  • Food scraps including solid, semi-solid, and liquid food including fruit, vegetables, cheese, meat, bones, poultry, seafood, bread, rice, pasta, tea bags, coffee filters, and fats/oils.
  • Food-soiled paper: uncoated paper soiled by food waste (e.g., napkins, paper towels, paper plates, coffee filters, and other paper and compostable food packaging).
  • Yard trimmings including grass clippings, leaves, flowers, hedge clippings, and weeds. ┬áNon-hazardous wood waste includes tree branches, tree trunks, and untreated lumber.

Yard trimmings including grass clippings, leaves, flowers, hedge clippings, and weeds.  Non-hazardous wood waste includes tree branches, tree trunks, and untreated lumber.

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