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The Shaftsbury Transfer Station is accepting food scraps!

Stop by our new compost collection carts! It’s Free!

• Meat, poultry, fish, shellfish, bones
• Eggs and eggshells, cheese, dairy products
• Bread, baked goods, pasta, rice, beans, nuts, seeds
• Coffee grounds, filters, tea bags
• Vegetables and fruit
• Table scraps, plate scrapings, leftovers, spoiled food

What Not to Compost:

• Plastics such as wrappers, More…

Did you participate in our survey?

We had 341 people respond to our survey, either using Survey Monkey or the paper surveys distributed at town meeting. Some interesting results are:

  • Most respondents took recyclables to a recycling location or set  those out for curbside collection (Question 2).
  • 60% of respondents compost at home (Question 4).
  • 75% of respondents participate in household hazardous waste events (Question 5).
  • More…