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Acceptable Material

Items that are acceptable in the City of Brandon Green Cart program are:

  • Leaves  
  • Grass Clippings  
  • Twigs (less than .1 cm or ¼” in diameter)
  • Plants
  • Old potting soil          
  • Soft Plant stems
  • Weeds  
  • Small amount of wood chips/sawdust
  • Fruit scraps (peels, seeds, pits)
  • Vegetable trimmings
  • Compostable bags
  • Egg Shells
  • Tea bags/Tea Leaves
  • Coffee Grounds with filters
  • Small amount of shredded paper
  • Pasta, Rice, baked goods
  • Plain bread
  • Feathers
  • Seafood shells
  • Food soiled uncoated paper products
  • Paper plates, napkins etc.


Items not acceptable in the City of Brandon Green Cart Program are:

  • Metals
  • Meat, fish & bones
  • Dairy Products
  • Cheese, Meat or other Sauces
  • Plastics
  • Fats and Oils
  • Pet Waste

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