Compost Giveaways

Free Compost Giveaway Schedule






Free Compost Giveaway Event:  Saturday, July 14, 2018 


The Solid Waste Department will host a Free Compost Giveaway this Saturday, July 14 from 8am to 3pm RAIN or SHINE. Come visit the site to pick up some free nutrient-rich compost just in time for gardening season.



Compost Giveaway Reminders:


• Bring your own shovel, gloves, bags or containers.

• Make sure compost is stored inside containers or bags before placing your compost inside your vehicle’s trunk.

• All exposed compost must be secured and covered with a tarp before leaving site. No persons will be permitted to leave site with exposed compost in their vehicle.

• Residents can visit the site, as often as they would like, during each compost giveaway event.

• Each event begins at 8am and concludes at 3pm.




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Residents who have questions about Waste Management in CBRM are encouraged to contact the Waste Management Hotline at (902) 567-1337.  Educators are available to respond to inquiries from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm Monday to Friday.