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Composting


Organic matter is accepted at a compost facility.


Organic matter is piled into windrows.



Rows are turned several times.


After organic matter is finished decomposing, the compost is screened to remove the trash.


Compost is ready to be sold and applied to gardens and landscaping.

Calendar of Events


Ongoing
Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Program
City Service Departments

August 1-31, 2015
Recycle Your Computer Month
City Service Departments

September
Scrap Tire Round-Up
City Service Departments

September 1, 2015
Compost Seminar & Bin Sale
Cuyahoga County Administration Bldg.

September 7, 2015
Holiday -- County offices closed

September 16-17, 2015
7th annual Sustainable Cleveland Summit
Cleveland

September 19, 2015
Habitat ReStore Tool Drive/Community Collection
Rocky River

September 23, 2015
Compost Seminar & Bin Sale
Lakewood

September 24, 2015
Waste & Recycling $ense for Business seminar
Garfield Heights

September 26. 2015
National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
Local law enforcement

September 27, 2015
Habitat ReStore Tool Drive/Community Collection
Beachwood

October 10, 2015
BBB Secure Your ID shredding event
Westlake and Wickliffe

November 5, 2015
Recycling Roundtable for Businesses
Garfield Heights
 

  

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