Did you know? By composting food scarps, we lower our carbon footprint and help keep 28% of materials out of landfills. Learn more about how to start composting at Metro – Composting or download this How to Compost Guide (PDF).
What goes in the compost bin?
- Fruits and veggies.
- Grains. Bread, pasta, rice.
- Coffee and Tea. Grounds, tea leaves, paper filters, paper tea bags.
- Food Scraps. Plate scrapings, leftovers, spoiled food.
- Yard Waste. Grass clippings, leaves, flowers, straw.