Purchase Compost BinsCompost bins are available for Long Beach residents to purchase at a reduced price. There are currently three types of bins available. The Presto GeoBin and the Soil Saver are ideal for backyard composting of yard debris and food scraps. The Wriggly Wranch is used for vermicomposting.
There are two ways Long Beach residents can purchase composting bins from the City at a reduced price:
- Participate in an online free compost workshop and purchase one after the workshop. (In-person workshops are temporarily postponed due to the Safer at Home Order).
- Residents with City-serviced refuse can email LBrecycles@longbeach.gov or call (562) 570-2850 to have a bin charged to your refuse utility bill and delivered on your next service day.
- Due to increased demand, current supplies are limited.
The Presto GeoBin | Price: $15.00 (Currently Out of Stock)
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 three feet in diameter.
The Soil Saver is made from 100% recycled content, durable polyethylene plastic. It has an efficient square design and is ideal for all backyards. The bin has four interchangeable sides with two slide-up doors for easy compost removal. The Soil Saver measures 28”W x 28”D x 32”H, holds 11.5 cubic feet of material, and has a has a 25 Year Limited Manufacturer Warranty.
The Soil Saver | Price: $45.00
The Wriggly Wranch | $45.00 (On Back Order Until July)
The Wriggly Wranch is made from 100% recycled content plastic that is weather-, rot-, and rodent-resistant. The bin is built with a unique stacking design that allows for easy harvesting. With its snap-fit construction, no tools are required. When fully assembled, the Wriggly Wranch measures
22-3/4” x 25-1/2” x 15-3/4” and holds a capacity of two cubic feet. The Wriggly Wranch has a 5 Year Limited Manufacturer Warranty.