Food Waste Pickup Service

As convenient as taking out your trash

Turn kitchen scraps into superfood for soil. Just save your food waste for curbside collection by Compostable. We transport it for composting and leave you a clean bucket. It’s that easy!

Be part of the sustainability solution.
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Composting creates a perfect
food-to-food loop.

Reducing food waste and regenerating soil are two of the best ways to help reverse climate change. Composting does both.

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How Compostable Works


Subscribe online using our simple sign up form.


Your startup kit with a 4-gallon bin is delivered.


Fill your Compostable bin with approved food scraps.


leave your bin out on your pickup day to be exchanged.
List of Approved Compost Items


Like recycling, just separate your compostables and put them in your bin. On your assigned day, we pick it up from a designated outdoor location at your home.


We exchange your full bin with a clean one and deliver your food scraps to our nonprofit partner, LA Compost, who works their magic.


Compost made at our partner farms is redistributed back to the community. As a Compostable subscriber, you are the first stage in the pipeline.

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Why Compostable?

Composting is one small act with many large benefits - but doing it on your own can be challenging. We get it! That's why we handle the difficult parts for you. Just by signing up with us, you’re supporting a whole eco-friendly community!

What We Do

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Company Impact

Compostable wants to reach net zero environmental impact. So we choose eco-conscious suppliers and work with nonprofits committed to a sustainable future.

OUR Impact
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Environmental Benefits

Turning food waste into nutrients for healthy growing is one of the best ways to help cut greenhouse gas emissions and revitalize depleted soils.

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Community Well-being

From providing meaningful employment to inspiring collective action, we're all about building more sustainable communities.


What Your Subscription Does

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Use Your Purchasing Power

Consumer activism works! By spending on products and services that deliver positive benefits, you help change the larger system.

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See Your Impact

Compostable weighs each bin of food waste. Over time, you'll be able to login and see how much carbon you kept out of the atmosphere.

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Lead the Way

Studies show we all care about the environment, but we need to believe others care, too. Lead the way by proudly putting your Compostable bin out each week.

Join the movement!
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We Serve

Currently Compostable serves LA's Westside, Eastside, Central & Valley neighborhoods. We are always expanding, so please contact us if you live in the area.

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WeeklY or
biweekly Pickups

On our initial visit, we’ll choose a place to leave your bin for collection. Fill it up and leave it out on your pickup day. We take the full bin, and leave you a clean one. Simple!

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We all know somebody who seems to have everything – but they probably don’t have a compost pickup service! Give a gift that keeps on giving back in so many world changing ways.

Since 2019, our members have been making a measurable difference.

Total weight diverted

71,934 lbs

(Pounds of compost returned to feed soil)
Gallons of Gas avoided


(Greenhouse gases kept from our atmosphere)
Number of seedlings planted


(Nature's way of combatting pollutants)
Miles driven offset

103,589 lbs

(Counteracting emissions from commutes)
(pounds of compost returned to feed soil)
73,679 LBS
129,480 LBS

Your participation matters. Together, we can do so much more!

Live your values and make a major difference – with no major lifestyle change.

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