Trash and Recycling
Farmers Market Food Waste Drop-off
We are partnering with local Boston farmers markets to bring community food waste drop-off locations to more Boston...
Community Garden Compost Requests
The Public Works Department provides compost to community gardens at no cost. Submit this form by May 1, 2022, to...
Community Garden Compost Drop-off
The City of Boston is partnering with local community gardens as neighborhood food scrap drop-off sites. We're providing...
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Questions about what you can and can’t recycle? The Trash Day app also has a free waste sorting tool. Just search any item, and the waste sorting tool will tell you if it can be recycled in Boston.