Buy a Compost Bin

Sales of compost bins, pails and accessories are by pre-order only. Place an order here.



The District has compost bins, a kitchen collection container and accessories for sale. See the list below.

The items below can be purchased at the Solid Waste District 4750 East 131 Street in Garfield Heights. Our regular office hours are Monday-Friday from 8:30 AM-4:30 PM. They are also available for purchase at in-person
compost seminars.

Check or cash sales only. All sales are final.


Ultimate Dirt Machine Digester

70 gallons, 29” x 39” medium capacity digester; tight-fitting lid; cone shape allows easy pick up of the bin for annual clean out.

Best for food waste!

  • For a passive composter
  • Dig into the ground
  • No assembly
  • Accepts most yard waste
  • Processes all food scraps
  • No air vents
  • Better for small spaces
See details about the Ultimate Dirt Machine product here

GeoBin Composter

Lightweight, easy to assemble and disassemble. Wide opening to add contents and work the pile. Up to 75% recycled plastic.

Best for yard waste!

  • Easy assembly - rolled sheet of plastic fastened with closure keys - no tools required.
  • Up to 246 gallon capacity (33 cubic feet). 
  • Size is adjustable from 2' to 3.75' in diameter. 36" tall.
  • Accepts large quantities of yard waste (leaves, grass clippings, and more).
  • Compost food scraps. See do’s and don’ts in Composting Guide.
  • Ventilation accelerates decomposition.
  • Can be used as a secondary bin for storing large amounts of leaves or other material.
Note: This composter does not have a lid/cover. Lids are not necessary for proper composting but can help maintain moisture levels. If you prefer to add a cover, we suggest adding a tarp, securing it with bungee cords or other fasteners.

To learn more about setup, view the instructional video or see the instruction sheet

Sure-Close Compost Pail

1.9 gallons; 11” x 9.5”; food scrap holding pail; dishwasher safe; vents for air flow; lid stands for secure closure; grips for easy handling; odor and blemish resistant; HDPE plastic.


Yard Butler Compost Aeration Tool


Compost aerator; all-steel construction; anti-rust coating; lifetime guarantee for material and manufacturing defects; mixes compost without heavy lifting.

Compost Thermometer


Easy-read dial; stainless steel body; stainless steel 19” probe.

how to do backyard composting

Do you want to learn more about backyard composting? Attend an upcoming compost seminar or see tips on backyard composting.

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