Where to Compost

Chicago has many great options for those who would like to start composting. Pick-up services and drop-off locations make diverting food scraps from the landfill doable even for apartment or condo-dwellers who lack the backyard space that we traditionally may think of as necessary for composting.

Choose an option below to learn more about how to compost with that method, and to find resources - companies, locations, and helpful tips - about each different type of composting here in Chicago.