Here’s our new guide to composting in your curbside cart. Whether you call it mixed organics or a yard waste cart, it’s the place for your food scraps and yard debris.
Find information about:
- What can go in your Mixed Organics cart
Find a list of what to put in and what to leave out.
- How to get started collecting your food scraps
We have some suggestions to start you off. Choose what works best for you.
- Tips and tricks to keep it clean
If concerns about odors or pests deter you from collecting food waste, try our tried and true tips.
- Why you should include food waste in your Mixed Organics cart
Save landfill space and turn “waste” into a rich soil
Recycling Block Captains distribute handouts to neighbors about recycling, composting and waste prevention. Previous handouts are available online. The Recycling Block Captain Program is part of the Waste Prevention Action Team.