Compostable Materials

The following is a list of acceptable and non-acceptable items for composting. If you have any questions, please contact us

Compostable Items

Coffee grinds and paper filters

Dryer lint

Eggs or eggshells

Expired dry dog food

Fish scales and bones

Fruits (including pits and skins)


Meat scraps, fat and bones

Moldy or rotten food

Paper towel and toilet paper rolls

Paper towels (no cleaning chemical residue)

Pet hair/fur

Pizza boxes, paper egg cartons (or any cardboard carryout boxes)

Tea bags and loose tea (remove staples)

Vacuum bag contents


Wax paper

Wooden toothpicks, popsicle sticks and chopsticks

Non-Compostable Items

Aluminum foil / tin foil

Cat litter box contents

Coffee k-cups


Dog poop

Food (fruit) stickers



Paper plates with shiny coating

Paper towels with chemical cleaner residue


Rubber bands


Toilet paper or sanitary products

Twist ties

Used tissues

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