Composting Services Available in Newton

Is it difficult to compost yourself at home? Do you want to compost but are worried about a mess? The following services will provide compost buckets each week and pick them up leaving a fresh one for the following week. Easy peasy!

This list does not constitute an endorsement by Green Newton for any individual landscaper nor do we guarantee their services; we recommend you ask for and review references before hiring any contractor.

  • Black Earth Compost – Prices start at $99 for 6 months and pick up begins February 2. When 500 Newton households are enrolled or preregistered, the price will be cut in half to $59 for 6 months (only $2.27/week) for all.
  • Bootstrap Compost – They handle restaurants and businesses too and can offer a quote.
  • City Compost – 100% of material collected by City Compost is processed independently of other generators and subscribers have option to receive up to 100% of the finished compost without the space and drawbacks of composting at home. City Compost can also provide consulting, education, and customized solutions for other organizations. Check out their website to learn more.
  • Dirty Boys Composting – Grant Berman, a former Newton South student, and his crew will handle your composting needs, including: compost bin purchase, delivery, installation; compost pile jump-start with top notch, Newton-bred, red wiggler worms; compost sifting and resuscitation; compost pile check ups and maintenance; family education, and on-call consultation. For more information visit the Dirty Boys Composting website or or contact Grant at [email protected].

Updated 1/2019