Join our composting community in Colorado!

Bi-Weekly

Collection

 

$27 a month

 

(Pickup twice per month)
Clean Bucket Replacement

+ 1 tall brown lawn & leaf bag

Weekly

Collection

 

$39 a month

 

(Weekly pickup for larger families)
Clean Bucket Replacement

+ 1 tall brown lawn & leaf bag

Join the growing movement of composting, and help make your community and the world a better place!

What is Compost?

Composting is the natural process of taking decaying organic material and turning into an organic fertilizer.

 

Materials include food scraps and yard waste such as grass clippings or leaves. With moisture, heat, and time, these materials transform into an amazing and renewable resource.

Why Compost?

Organic materials have a life cycle and we as humans should honor that cycle. When organic material is put into the waste stream its life cycle is cut short. These materials should be kept out of landfills. Composting can remove 30%-40% of a homes

waste out of the landfill. 

 

Compost also improves soil structure so that soil can easily hold the correct amount of moisture, nutrients and air.  It also helps reduce the use of harsh synthetic chemical fertilizers.

Our Services?

We offer weekly or bi-weekly (twice a month) pickup of your food scraps. We provide you with a container for inside the home and one for outside the home. 

 

We pick up your full compost bucket and replace it with a clean, fresh one each time. We also pick up grass clippings, leaves, and small branches.

 

Yes and No’s of Composting

Yes, please compost:

 

Food scraps, including meats, dairy, breads

Cooked foods, fruits, vegetables

Egg shells and cartons, dead flowers

Coffee grounds and filters, tea bags

Paper napkins, paper towels

Paper towel and TP rolls, newspaper

Paperboard, Pizza boxes

Brown paper bags, hair, nails

Leaves, garden pruning’s, grass clippings

Small branches up to 3 inches in diameter

Cow, horse, and, chicken manure

Please do not
compost:

 

Plastics, of any kind, straws, lids,

Metals, foil, treated wood

Diapers, human, dog, or cat poo
Cat litter, diseased plants

Glossy, heavily dyed paper

Plastic bags

Dryer lint

Frozen/refrigerated paperboard

When in doubt, leave it out!  
Feel free to call with any questions 970.420.7453

We are the original food scrap company in Jefferson County.
We will meet or beat any competitor's price!

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When it comes to yard debris, the less packaging the better.  Branches can be placed next to your bucket, they do not have to be in lawn/leaf bags. If you have a small amount of yard debris that needs to go into a bag, use a small brown paper grocery bag instead of a large lawn/leaf bag.  Always remember, the less packaging the better.

Arvada, CO United States 80002
 

Hours: Monday-Friday 8-4 • Saturday 9-Noon • Closed Sunday

We are a Colorado Compost Service Company Serving Neighborhoods in:
Denver County • Arvada • Wheat Ridge • Lakewood • Golden • Westminster • Edgewater

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