Food Scrap Collection

We offer food scrap collection as both regularly scheduled service and for special events.  We can cater a solution based on your needs.


What sets us aside from other trash and food scrap collectors?


- Clean - we swap out clean bins for dirty bins everytime


- Reliable - If we can show up on time and target on the battlefield, you can trust us with your food scraps


- Friendly - We compost with a smile and our phones are on 24/7 if you have an issue


- Trustworthy - We have our own permitted composting sites.  We compost 100% of what we collect, we never landfill your material.

Residential Collection Service

We are proud to offer residential food scrap collection in the DC Metro Area.  We provide 7 or 14 gallon bins and collect them weekly.  Just like our commercial service, you get a clean bin, great customer service, and assurance that your material will be composted responsibly.


This service is great for homes, apartments, condos, office break rooms, and small commercial applications like schools, churches, coffee shops, etc.


For Food Scrap Composting in the DC Metro Area please visit or contact for more information on our Residential Collection Service.

Commercial Collection Service

We offer commercial collection service throughout the Baltimore/Annapolis Metro Area.  We use durable 32 and 64 gallon rollout carts or 20 and 30 yard dumpsters.  Material collection schedules and pricing can be tailored to your specific needs.  


Contact for more information on our Commercial Collection Service


If you are an entity seeking to comply with HB 264 (the upcoming organic food waste ban taking effect in Maryland on 1/1/23) we may be able to help, and encourage you to inquire by email or call 443-584-3478 for more information.

Special Event Composting

Whether your event is large or small, we are happy to help you compost the food scraps from it.


We have done everything from small weddings with 50 guests, to festivals with thousands of attendees.  Some of our notable customers include:


Marine Corps Marathon

Annapolis Rotary Crab Feast

Cherry Blossom 10 Miler

CBF Bands in the Sand


We offer 3 levels of service for Special Events:


Basic Level - You collect up your compostables in clear plastic trash bags.  At the end of the event our drivers collect up the bags and take the material to one of our compost sites.


Intermediate Level - We drop off collection bins prior to the start of your event.  You fill them up with compostables and after the event ends, our drivers pickup the collection bins.


Full Service - Our staff arrives before your event with collection bins.  They monitor the bins throughout the event to ensure that there are no contaminants mixed in with the compostables.  They also educate attendees about the process and answer any questions they may have.  At the end of the event, we collect up the bins and take them to one of our compost facilities.


If you have any questions or would like to request a quote, please email


Annapolis Green is a close partner of ours for event "greening".  So, if you are looking for a holistic solution to event composting, recycling, and waste management in the Greater Annapolis Area, please check out their Responsible Events & Festivals webpage

Organic Waste Drop-Off

We accept material in Aberdeen, MD on a case by case basis.  Materials include:


- Food Scraps 

- Wood Chips


Call ahead to schedule a drop-off and get the daily rate.

Product Depackaging/Destruction

 If you are a food manufacturer looking for an environmentally responsible way to dispose of packaged food and beverage products, we can help.  


We accept material for depackaging and destruction on a case by case basis.  Pricing is based on the type of food/beverage material, the quantity, and the packaging.


We can provide certificates of destruction.


Compost Consulting

We're always happy to share our compost knowledge with others.  Whether you are looking to start a collection business, open a compost facility, or add food scrap collection to your food service operation - we can help.


Contact us if you would like more information on our consulting services.

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Veteran Compost

328 Bush Chapel Rd

Aberdeen, MD 21001

Open Weekdays 9-4


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Aberdeen, MD

Lancaster, PA

Severna Park, MD






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