Community Compost Programs

Bin Swap at Mainline SHIFT


Head to Mainline SHIFT in Narberth to utilize our Swap Program.

  • Get your first bucket, $15 set up fee
  • Fill it at home
  • Bring it back to SHIFT to swap, $10 per swap

Bin Swap at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church

The bin swap program is located at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Wynnewood. All community members are welcome to join!

Monthly participation is $18/month. Program details include:

  • Clean bins available for a swap each week
  • Swaps can be done at any point within the week
  • Swap as many weeks as you would like

Your first payment will include a $15 bin fee.

Click here to sign up.

Lower Merion’s Pilot Community Compost Program

Lower Merion Township is piloting a compost drop program so that Lower Merion Residents can compost- for FREE! Learn all the details and compete the interest form here.

Haverford Township Compost Incentive Program

Haverford Township is providing four months of free curbside service to new subscribers. If you live within the township borders all you need to do is sign-up through our website and our system will automatically enroll you!

Want to Host a Bin Swap Location?

Host sites ideally are:

  • A point-of-sale location
  • Have regular business hours
  • Have space to hold clean & full buckets
  • Interested in community collaboration!

Contact if you are looking to start a swap at your location or business.

Wondering How Much You Can Compost?

According to the Institute for Local Self Reliance, more than 50% of municipal solid waste is compostable. Click here for a full list of our accepted materials.


Composting in Bala Cynwyd, Wynnewood, Penn Wynne, Narberth, Ardmore,
Havertown, Haverford, Bryn Mawr, Villanova, St. David’s, West Chester, Wayne and Devon.

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