What Is Compostable?
Food waste and food-soiled paper are compostable. They should be placed in the Blue Bag Organics liner.
Food waste and food-soiled paper includes:
|Spoiled leftovers||Paper cups and plates|
|Meat and meat bones||Paper towels and napkins|
|Poultry and poultry bones||Waxed paper and parchment paper|
|Vegetable scraps||Wax-coated paperboard
packaging and containers
|Fruit scraps||Refrigerated foods|
|Egg and nutshells||Frozen foods|
|Fruit stones||Takeout and to-go containers
(not styrofoam; metal handle removed)
|Coffee grounds and filters||Pizza boxes|
|Tea leaves and tea bags||Dairy products|
|Butter and margarine wrappers|