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Composting your food waste

Home composting requires hardly any effort and is suitable for everyone. All you need is a composting bin and plenty of kitchen or garden waste and space in your garden.

By composting, you can reduce the amount of rubbish you produce and improve the environment in your own back garden.

Read for more information about our food waste recycling trial.

Setting up a home compost

Order a discounted compost bins

You can order a compost bin online here or alternatively call 0844 571 4444.

Westminster residents receive a discount with bins starting at only £18.50 (plus shipping). Instructions are included.

What can I compost?

You can see a list of the materials you can and can't compost here.

Last updated: 8 September 2020