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What's Accepted

What is accepted in the food and yard waste cart?

  • All food scraps, including: fruits, vegetables, coffee grounds & filters, tea bags, shells & bones, pasta & rice, eggshells, nutshells, bread & grains, meat, fish & dairy.
  • Food-soiled paper, including: uncoated (no shine) paper bags, paper towels & napkins, greasy pizza boxes, uncoated (no shine) food-soiled paper plates, & shredded paper.
  • Plant & yard waste, including: flowers & houseplants, leaves, branches & grass clippings.
  • Approved compostable bags which have been tested by the compost facility

What is Not Accepted