Purchase Compost Bins

Compost bins are available for City for Long Beach residents to purchase at a reduced price. There are currently three types of bins available. For backyard composting of yard waste and food waste: the Presto GeoBin and the Soil Saver. For vermicomposting: the Wriggly Wranch.

There are two ways Long Beach residents can purchase composting bins from the City at a reduced price:

  • Attend a free compost workshop to learn about composting and take one home.
  • Call the Recycling Hotline at (562) 570-2876 to schedule a payment and delivery

There are currently two types of composting bins available.

The Presto GeoBin | Price: $15.00

The Presto GeoBin Composting System is an economical composting solution that can be easily assembled in minutes. The Presto system’s engineered design provides excellent composting speed by its unique structure which allows more air, heat, and moisture to reach the food scraps and yard waste. Lightweight rugged plastic creates an instant composting system that can adjust to over 3 feet in diameter.

The Soil Saver | Price: $45.00

The Soil Saver is made from 100% recycled content, durable polyethylene plastic. Efficient square design, ideal for all backyards. Bin has 2 slide-up doors for easy compost removal; 4 sides are interchangeable. The Soil Saver measures 28”W x 28”D x 32”H and holds 11.5 cubic feet of material. 25 Year Limited Manufacturer Warranty.

Our vermicomposting bin is ideal for homes and apartments, and great for kitchen scraps:

The Wriggly Wranch | Price: $45. 00

Stacking design for easy harvesting
Capacity: 2 cubic feet
Dimensions: 22-3/4” x 25-1/2” x 15-3/4” (fully assembled)
Weight: 15 pounds, empty
Assembly: Snap fit construction, no tools required
Limited Manufacturer Warranty: 5 years
Material: 100% Recycled content plastic
Color: Black
Durability: Weather, rot, and rodent resistant
Features: Unique stacking design allows for easy harvesting.