Written By: Tavisha Khanna
Edited By: Roma Nagle
Published: July 22th 2020
Composting can be quite a daunting process, but in reality, it isn't that difficult and can be very beneficial to our communities. Click here to learn more about why composting is important.
Backyard composting in San Diego: This is a link to a page where you get a discounted compost bin from the City of San Diego. It also has a list of free events and some helpful guides where you can learn more about how to compost effectively in our city.
Compost Bin Vouchers from the City: Check out this link to find more ways to easily access a compost bin.
How to compost at home: Here is a more general guide about how you can compost at home! There is information about what items can be composted, and in what ratios of nitrogen rich, and carbon rich materials you should use in your compost.
How to compost: This article gives a short description of the different types of composting and has information on what to not compost, as well as a general how-to guide.
Where to compost in California: Check out this link to find a comprehensive list of composting facilities in California.
Here is a link to the composting services in San Diego. You can look through the websites to find one near you. These services can make composting a lot easier because they take your food scraps and you get to be more sustainable without having to put in much work.
At the moment, we haven't been able to find any more compost services. But if you know about any, and would like to share, contact us at sustainable_sd on Twitter or Instagram or email us at email@example.com. We love it when our community gets involved.