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What if I want to set up a backyard compost pile?

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Backyard composting is a convenient way to reduce your waste while providing a beneficial product to use in your yard at home.  There are several different ways to compost either using a homemade bin or purchasing a bin from a store.  There is also a right way and a wrong way to compost in your backyard.  Your neighbors will want you to do it the right way so that no odors, rodents or animals are attracted to your pile.  To find out the right way please contact our Waste Reduction Coordinator at 718-7685 for information pertaining on how to set up a working and non evasive backyard composting pile.