Compost bins are available for curbside pickup at the Riverside County Department of Waste Resources Administration Office, Tuesdays and Thursdays 8:00 a.m. to noon.
You must call 951-486-3200 and purchase the bins over the phone using a credit card (Visa and MasterCard only). Service fee applies for credit card purchases. Once you arrive at the Administrative Office, call 951-486-3200 and your bins will be brought out to the parking area.
Bins available for purchase by Riverside County residents only.
Limit of three compost bins per household.
Subject to availability.
Bin Specifications (includes size of packaging and the bin in use)
You can also build your own bin using supplies found at the hardware store. Click HERE to obtain plans to build a compost bin.
How To Compost
Composting - Nature's Way of Recycling (English)
Composting - Nature's Way of Recycling (Spanish)
Compost Ingredient List (English)
Compost Ingredient List (Spanish)
Community Outreach Schedule - Free Classes
Make Your Own Worm Bin Workshop Supply List
Vermicomposting Book (English) (recommend printing in booklet mode)
Vermicomposting Book (Spanish) (recommend printing in booklet mode)
Bulk Sources of Compost
Red Wiggler Worm Suppliers