Composting, Mulch, & Yard Waste

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These programs are offered at the Main Facility located at 28 County Services Road, Pittsboro NC. The Main Facility is off of Highway 64, about six miles west of Pittsboro. Turn onto Renaissance Drive. 

Yard Waste Recycling

We can accept yard waste at our Main Solid Waste & Recycling Facility, Monday-Friday from 7:00 am to 3:30 pm. The charge to dispose of yard waste is $20/ton, with a $2 minimum.  The following is a list of items that we can and cannot take in the yard waste.

ACCEPTED in Yard Waste:
Grass clippings
Stumps- with no excess dirt
Wood- untreated, unpainted
Wood pallets- untreated, unpainted
               NOT ACCEPTED in Yard Waste:
Biodegradable yard bags
Treated or painted wood
Plastic bags
Excessive dirt 

Mulch pile spring 2013

Mulch Sales

Mulch sales will begin Saturday, March 2 from 7:30 am to Noon at our Main Facility- 28 County Services Road Pittsboro.  

Mulch is $5 per scoop, which is about 1 cubic yard. A larger scoop will be used to load larger vehicles and will be $10 per scoop. 

We load, you haul. Please remember to bring a tarp to cover your load. 

Mulch sales will continue each Saturday until May 18 or while supplies last.

Mulch Sales Wednesdays during the Month of June

For the month of June, we will sell mulch on Wednesdays ONLY from 7 am to Noon at our Main Facility- 28 County Services Road Pittsboro. 

Contact the office with any questions- 919-542-5516.


Compost Bins for Sale


Backyard Composter: $45 each

Make your own free compost and have healthier soil, diverting up to 30% of your household garbage. Backyard compost bins can be purchased at the Main Solid Waste & Recycling Facility, Monday-Friday from 7am to 4pm. For more information visit EnviroWorld’s website

Learn Simple Steps to Backyard Composting

Compost Troubleshooting Tips

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