Acceptable materials for the Organics (Green & Food Waste) cart include:

  • Yard Waste: grass trimmings, weeds, green plants, tree limbs, wood chips, dead plants, brush, garden trimmings, leaves
  • Food Waste: vegetable and fruit peelings, solid dairy, egg shells, meat, fish, and food contaminated materials such as: paper napkins, paperboard, cardboard, and greasy pizza boxes.

Non-Acceptable Materials for Organics (Green & Food Waste) Cart include:

Branches more than 5 feet in length, more than 6 inches in diameter or weighing more than 50 pounds, tree stumps, diapers, styrofoam, soil, dirt, rocks, concrete, asphalt, plastic bags, animal waste, and painted or treated wood.

Food Packaging