Free Compost Giveaway Schedule

Free Compost Giveaway:  

There are no compost giveaways scheduled.

compost hands with gloves on 2022


Compost Giveaway Event 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 a compost giveaway event.

• The compost giveaway begins at 8am and concludes at 3pm. Rain or Shine




                Compost pile 2016                                                





        Compost in a wheel barrel





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.  You can also download the Solid Waste App from the Apple Store or the Google Play Store.  Check it out today to sign up for weekly collection notifications, updates and/or to view your area's collection schedule.  Visit