Food and Garden Waste Composting
What do you do with your food and garden waste?
Reduce Your Food Waste
If you have a lot of food waste that could have been avoided, ideas like planning weekly meals, freezing leftovers and getting portion sizes right could help. Click here for more information to help you Love Food and Hate Waste.
Composting at home is a great way to reduce the amount of food that is sent for disposal.
It’s also fantastic for utilising your garden waste too and turning them into rich, nutritious FREE compost. There a number of different types of composters that can be used depending on the size of your garden and how much organic waste you produce.
Household Food and Garden Waste Collections
Most councils across Devon provide a food and garden waste collection from your household. What happens to it after it has been collected will vary depending on whether they are collected together or separately.
At the moment, Exeter does not provide food collections, but it is currently under discussion. If you have a garden, why not consider composting at home?
Unfortunately, Plymouth do not currently offer food waste collections. If you have a garden, why not consider composting at home?
Garden waste can also be taken to your local Recycling Centre.