Esquimalt Compost Bins
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Esquimalt compost bins. They can hold anywhere from one to 125 gallons of food and garden waste. Join us during earth week for our composter bin sale on saturday april 17 2010 in front of the archie browning sports centre. The esquimalt public works department manages garbage collection in the township of esquimalt. But utility is more important than beauty and this compost bin delivers.
They are roughly size of a wheelie bin and can stand on a hard surface. Starting in 2014 the township of esquimalt started participating in the regional kitchen scraps strategy as part of a region wide initiative to reduce kitchen scraps in the hartland landfill. A stationary wood compost bin with an open top gives you convenient access to turn the pile. Esquimalt and view royal residents can drop off household compost and yard and garden waste at canteen composting.
10 odor free countertop compost bin. The capital regional district estimates that 30 of the waste sent to the landfill is organic material. Please visit our kitchen scraps page for more information on the program. Compost container features composters come in many different designs and materials.
Esquimalt view royal yard garden waste transfer station 605 canteen road 250 883 8683. Composting is an effective way to manage kitchen waste in your own backyard. Municipal leaf branch pick up. These compost bins are made from cedar posts which you can repurpose or buy pretty cheap at a lumber yard.
80 earth machine backyard composters and 85 reg. A limited number of subsidized 50 reg. 115 green cone digesters will be available to residents proof of residency required. The greater victoria compost education centre is a non profit organization who provide composting and organic gardening education to crd residents.
Starting in 2014 the township began participating in the regional kitchen scraps strategy. Contact your municipality to find out about pick up services offered. Insulated with a close fitting lid hot composting bins are designed to allow decomposition at a much higher temperature and a higher speed 30 90 days compared to around six months for ordinary compost and results in a finer compost. The front of the bins have removable boards so that you can easily reach in as needed to stir your compost or add to it as you need to.
Others like those made of recycled plastic come with slits for air flow and doors or locking lids.