What Can I Compost

What can I compost?

  • Kitchen waste
  • Fruits
  • Vegetables
  • Nuts, shells
  • Coffee grounds, paper filters
  • Tea bags (no staples)
  • Grains: bread, crackers, cereal, cookies, pasta, flour, rice
  • Eggshells
  • Houseplant trimmings, cut flowers
  • Shredded paper
  • Pizza boxes

What can’t I compost?

  • Any plastics or compostable plastics
  • Meat, fish, or bones
  • Dairy products: cheese, milk, etc.
  • Pet waste
  • Leaves and yard waste are compostable through the existing Media Borough yard waste program