We are committed to providing residents easy and affordable access to composting resources and education in order to achieve greater diversion of organics entering the landfill.
Resources & Education
- Compost Bin Voucher Application (Electronic Form), (Printable Voucher) (PDF)
- Guide to Backyard Composting (PDF)
- Compost Supplies in San Diego (PDF)
Compost Bin Voucher Program
The Compost Bin Voucher Program is year-round and provides City of San Diego residents with a discount on one of three styles of compost bins. One voucher per household, proof of residency required, while supplies last. Applications can be picked up at a Dixieline ProBuild location within City limits or use this Compost Bin Voucher Application (Electronic Form).
Master Composter Course & FREE Workshops
Visit our Calendar of Events page to sign up for a FREE upcoming workshop, or find out when our annual Master Composter Course takes place.
Guides & Supplies
See the Compost Supplies in San Diego flyer for local suppliers. Compost bins can also be made from materials found around the house. To learn how to make one yourself, read our Guide to Backyard Composting.
Have composting questions? Call the Rotline at 760-436-7986, ext. 222 and get all your questions answered!