WHAT GOES IN THE BUCKET

  • fruits & vegetable
  • coffee grounds, coffee filters & tea bags
  • dairy products & egg shells
  • meat shellfish, fish products
  • pasta, breads, cereals & baked goods
  • leftovers from cooked meals
  • baking ingredients, spices, herbs, etc.
  • candy,snack food, pastries, etc.
  • soiled napkins, paper towels, toilet paper rolls, cotton balls, etc.
  • paper plates & cups ( even those with wax coating)
  • pizza boxes (please tear to fit)
  • paper egg cartons, paper cupcake liners & other paper food packaging
  • cut flowers & household plants
  • dryer lint (not dryer sheets)
  • hair & nail clippings
  • pet food and pet hair
  • anything labeled BPI Certified Compostable or ASTM D6400

WHAT DOES NOT GO IN THE BUCKET

  • plastic
  • aluminum foil
  • styrofoam
  • metal
  • recyclable materials
  • animal or human waste
  • anything labeled biodegradable (it’s meaningless)