Compost Bins & Kitchen Pails Have Arrived

‘Tis the season to compost! AND we have the bins and kitchen pails to get the job done at a GREAT price.  Stop by the Windham Solid Waste Management District to pick up an “Earth Machine” backyard compost bin and a “Sure-Close” kitchen collector, and start composting at home!

Turn food scraps and yard waste into nutrient rich soil for your garden.  Food and yard waste combined represent about 25% of our waste.  Composting these materials at home, we can save money and keep waste out of landfills!

The Earth Machine Backyard Compost Bin ($50)

  • Dimensions: 33″ diameter by 33″ high.
  • Weight: 15 lbs
  • Volume: 10.5 cubic feet (80 Imperial gallons or 300 litres)
  • Twist-locking, pest-resistant lid
  • 10 year warranty
  • Side ventilation

The “Sure-Close” kitchen collector ($10)

  • Durable, dishwasher-safe, and easy to clean
  • Lid opens and latches closed easily with one hand
  • Lid locks in open position for easier filling
  • Lid perforations allow venting but stop insects
  • Ergonomic handle and back grip for easy use
  • Wide opening allows easy scraping of plates

Compost bins & kitchen pails available only at the WSWMD office on Old Ferry Rd, Brattleboro, VT, Monday – Friday, 9AM – 2PM. Checks and cash accepted. Quantities limited. Get them while supplies last. If you can’t make it to the office during designated sales hours, call us at 257-0272 and we’ll gladly make special arrangements.

Backyard Composting Video