GREEN BAY, WISCONSIN’S ONLY FULL-SERVICE COMPOST COMPANY
Currently serving all of Green Bay, plus Allouez, Ashwaubenon, Bellevue, De Pere, Hobart, Howard, Ledgeview, and Suamico, with our area’s ONLY Residential Compost Pickup and Home Composting Consultation Services, plus sales of our finely sifted, premium compost.

NOW SELLING COMPOST!

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CURRENT CURBSIDE COMPOST PICKUP SERVICE SUBSCRIBERS


122
SUBSCRIBER WASTE DIVERTED FROM LANDFILL SINCE AUGUST 2021


23,441.03 lbs.

Our service, which is essentially a Waste Management service mixed with a Recycling operation, is modeled after similar services in other parts of the country, the intention of which is to reduce organic waste by diverting it from landfill and into our compost piles, where it will be upcycled into a product infinitely more useful and valuable.

Per the Wisconsin DNR’s (Department of Natural Resources) 2020-2021 statewide waste characterization study, approximately half of what ends up in our landfills is (or could have been, at some point) compostable, and we are not okay with that, especially whereas much of this material still has massive nutritional and vitamin value.

Accordingly, we have come into existence to tackle this problem head-on, by removing material from the waste stream and giving it a second life, as something that will help create new life in our local communities!

To learn more about us, please visit our About Us page. To learn more about or to sign up for our services, please visit our Services page.


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THE TOP 7 REASONS CITED FOR SIGNING UP WITH US:
  1. Hate throwing food waste in the trash/sending it to landfill, when it still has value.
  2. Want to earn some of our finely sifted, premium compost for use at home.
  3. Want to do their part to fight Climate Change/help our environment.
  4. Have tried to compost at home, but failed or found it to be frustrating.
  5. Don’t have the time, the space, or the right mix/volume of materials to compost at home.
  6. Have a disability that makes it difficult or impossible to compost at home.
  7. Live in a Municipality or neighborhood that doesn’t allow composting.

THE MAJOR BENEFITS OF COMPOSTING:
  1. Reduces methane (a potent greenhouse gas) emissions from landfills.
  2. Upcycles what would have been waste into a valuable soil amendment.
  3. Sequesters carbon from our atmosphere, thereby lowering our “carbon footprint.”
  4. Enriches soil, via the addition of organic matter and nutrients, which results in better looking, better tasting food and reduces the need for chemical fertilizers.
  5. Helps soil retain moisture, which results in less need to water plants.
  6. Reduces soil erosion by improving soil structure.
  7. Encourages the production of beneficial bacteria and fungi in our soil.

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A WORD FROM OUR FOUNDER & CEO

Cory Groshek, Founder & CEO of Greener Bay Compost

I started Greener Bay Compost in July of 2021, after having been composting and gardening in my own backyard since the summer of 2016, because there was no curbside compost pickup service available in the Green Bay metropolitan area. Upon realizing how great I felt knowing my own food waste was going back into my garden beds, rather than into a landfill, and witnessing the amazing things compost does for plant growth, I just had to share this amazing process with my neighbors!

~ Cory Groshek

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Latest News

05
Jun

BIG ANNOUNCEMENT: We are Re-Launching our Waste Reduction Rewards Program

BIG ANNOUNCEMENT: We are Re-Launching our Waste Reduction Rewards Program We have a very big announcement to make, which we are quite sure you (and the rest of our subscribers) […]

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29
May

IMPORTANT: Our Acceptable and Not Acceptable Materials List has been Updated

IMPORTANT: Our Acceptable and Not Acceptable Materials List has been Updated We have just updated our list of Acceptable & Not Acceptable Materials for Inclusion in Our Compost Buckets, which […]

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20
May

Greener Bay Compost featured in Green Bay’s Official Newspaper, The Press Times!

Greener Bay Compost featured in Green Bay’s Official Newspaper, The Press Times! On Friday, May 20th, 2022, Greener Bay Compost was featured in The Press Times, which was recently named […]

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