What is not compostable?

There are a few compostable things we are not accepting in our composting and a few non-compostable items you might think are compostable but are not. Please do not put the following in your Organics Recycling and Composting containers:

  • Yard Debris. Please request a Yard Debris pickup.
  • Animal feces.
  • Paper plates, paper cartons, and paper containers with a thin waxy or plastic lining.
  • Paper Towels are used for cleaning with chemical cleaning products.

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1. What is compostable?
2. What is not compostable?
3. Can you put things loose into your beige container?
4. Should you lock the container on pickup day?
5. Do I have to put my container out every Wednesday?
6. Can dog hair and cat hair go into the composting container?
7. How do I get more composting bags?
8. How do I get a replacement filter for my countertop can?
9. Do you still have room for more people to sign up?