Compost Giveaways

Free Compost Giveaway Schedule



FREE COMPOST GIVEAWAY:  Saturday, July 29, 2017




The Solid Waste Department will host a FREE Compost Giveaway this Saturday, July 29 at the Waste Management Facility on Spar Road. Residents are invited to visit the site to pick up some free nutrient-rich compost. The event will run from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm RAIN or SHINE.


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 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.
• Each event begins at 8:00 am and concludes at 3:00 pm RAIN or SHINE.




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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.