What does the compost service look like?

Benefits of Composting

  • Reduce waste food scraps make up to 50% of the waste stream

  • Reduce greenhouse gas emissions from landfills and fertilizer manufacturing and transport

  • Improve soil and water Compost replenishes topsoil and protects our waterways

  • Improve food security Vermont’s food scraps can provide fertility to grow 17,000 acres of vegetables

  • Support the local economy Composting is a local activity creating jobs in the green economy