Contra Costa Composting Events


Local Compost

Join us for our annual Compost Giveaway in 2020.
This event is typically in early May. For more information, send an email to or call 925-671-5860.

Interested in purchasing compost? Customers can purchase finished compost by the yard at our compost facility (1 Parr Boulevard, Richmond, CA, 94801).

You must bring a pick-up truck; compost will be loaded directly into your truck bed. Republic Services does not have the ability to bag or shovel compost in Richmond.

Hours are 7 am-3 pm Monday - Friday  and 9 am - 3 pm on weekends.Please call in advance to confirm hours and availability at 510-970-7274.

RecycleSmart is partnering with the UC Master Gardeners of Contra Costa County to plan activities throughout the year!