A Message from Republic Services to Commercial Customers*:
New Commercial Food Scraps Collection and Composting
An Innovative new program to Cut Waste and Generate Compost!
On August 4, 2014, Republic Services began offering a NEW Commercial FoodScraps Collection and Composting Program. This innovative program will divert food scraps and other organic materials from landfill disposal and turn it into compost. This new program will be integrated into your business’ weekly collection service to enhance current recycling activities. Participation is easy. Staff can be trained on how to separate food scraps and organics from other waste materials for collection.
In addition to special containers (sizes vary to fit available space) for storage of materials, Republic Services will provide signs and posters to help remind staff how to participate in the food scraps and composting program. We will also establish a collection schedule. Currently, there remind staff how to participate in the food scraps and composting program. We will also establish a collection schedule. Currently, there is no charge for this service! Contact a Recycling Coordinator to discuss how we can help optimize your organics and recyclables diversion potential. Please email:firstname.lastname@example.org, or call our Customer Service Representatives at (510) 262-7100 to increase recycling and composting services.
*Excerpt from Republic Services webpage
If your business is located in El Cerrito, please visit the East Bay Sanitary Company for more information on commercial services available.