Rocky Mountain Composting Blog

Discussing all things compost in Colorado!

What is Composting?


Hello to all you awesome humans out there! Here is a short video of what we do at Rocky Mountain Composting. We specialize in residential curbside compost pickup. We will take your food scraps and yard debris to the composting facility here in Colorado. A1 Organics runs this amazing industrial composting farm in Keenesburg, Colorado. Here they take all of the compostable materials delivered by our team and turn it into rich compost that can be used in our Colorado landscapes.


Composting is the ultimate local way to recycle compostable materials like paper, newspaper, cardboard, leaves, twigs, yard debris, tissues, toilet paper rolls, paper towels and rolls, and food scraps. This is recycling at it's best, no chemical processing – compost is created using nature to break down these materials into the desirable dark compost that gardeners love to feed their gardens. Unlike recycling, which often is sent overseas, our compostable materials stay right here in Colorado, making composting one of the best ways you can help make a difference.

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We offer curbside compost pickup in Denver County, Arvada, Wheat Ridge, Lakewood, Golden, Westminster and Edgewater. We love working with neighborhoods, schools and businesses to help them divert their compostable waste away from the landfill! Join the growing Composting movement today and help build a healthier tomorrow!


Wondering what you can compost in Colorado? Check out this handy graphic that shows what is and what is not compostable:

Help us keep the composting facility contamination free – check to make sure there are no plastic produce labels, plastic bags or packaging, poop of any kind, or plastic bags in your compost bucket. Thanks for helping keep our compost clean and easy to recycle into gardener's gold!


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Hello and Happy Thanksgiving to all. If we are picking up your bucket tomorrow please have it out early as we will begin early tomorrow morning. Also, if tomorrow is your trash and recycle day pleas

Arvada, CO United States 80002
 

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

We are a Jefferson County-based, Curbside Composting Company Serving Neighborhoods in:
Denver County • Arvada • Wheat Ridge • Lakewood • Golden • Westminster • Edgewater

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