Purchase Compost Bins
Compost bins are available for Long Beach residents to purchase at a reduced price. There are currently three types of bins available. The Earth Machine and Presto GeoBin are ideal for backyard composting of yard debris and food scraps. The Can-O-Worms bin is used for vermicomposting.
All compost bin sales are final. If you have not attended a Learn to Compost workshop, please watch this workshop recording to ensure you are choosing the right composting method for you. You can watch the workshop recording in English or Spanish.
**All compost bins are currently limited in stock. Residents interested in purchasing a compost bin can sign up to be placed on our waiting list. As orders are filled, you will be contacted by staff for your purchase.
Questions? Please email or call (562) 570-2869
Earth Machine | Price: $45.00
With its simple, two-piece assembly, the Earth Machine will have you composting in just minutes. It has a tight, twist-locking lid and firm attachment to the ground to ensure stability and rodent-free security. The Earth Machine is made of a minimum of 50% post-consumer recycled matererials and has all-season strength and weatherability that guarantees it longevity. It measures at 33" x 33" and holds up to 80 gallons of compost.
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.
Can-O-Worms | $45.00
The Can-O-Worms provides a quick, odorless, and space-efficient way to convert kitchen food scraps into rich, crumbly vermicompost. Made of 100% recycled plastic, it features three large capacity working trays that allow the worms to "eat their way up" to their food, leaving their nutrient-dense castings behind. Its compact design fits any backyard or balcony and can be easily assembled and maintained year-round. When fully assembled, the Can-O-Worms measures 20" x 20" x29" tall.