WHERE TO COMPOST: WASHINGTON, D.C.

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Washington, DC

-American University: Has food scrap bins all around campus, and they'll take your compostables to a local composter at no cost.
-Compost Cab: A once-a-week compost pickup service that comes straight to your home - they deliver a composting kit with a collection bin and liner to your door, and then return weekly to pick it up and replace it for a small fee.
-Compost Crew: Offers weekly compost pickups in bins that they provide (they'll also service apartment buildings and events!).
-Department of Public Works Food Waste Drop-Off: Find a food scrap drop-off location on their website, here!
-DuPont Farmers' Market: Drop off site for food scraps here.
-Neighborhood compost cooperatives: DC Parks and Recreation manages compost drop-off programs at or near community gardens. Find one near you here

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