What does Grounds For A Peel Do?
We are a local food scrap composting facility in Suffolk County helping to divert scraps going to landfills from Long Island businesses and residents. We accept food scraps, wood chips and leaves. Food waste is the main contributor in landfills. With your participation, we can reduce organic waste and reduce carbon emissions by having natural decomposition.
How Composting Helps?
Why should I compost?
Composting reduces 60 billion tons of food waste from going into the landfills & reduces methane gas released into the environment. It also increases soil moisture, supports soil bacteria & reduces the need to use artificial fertilizer. It reduces the need to ship garbage to other states.
We depend on YOU!
Who should compost?
We collect from residents, business such as coffee shops, fruit shops, juicers, restaurants, offices & supermarkets. Currently we are accepting the following list of items accepting more soon. Our pick up service is easy & convenient. We come each week to pick up your bucket with food scraps. No mess, no hassle.
Grounds For A Peel Composting
Our facility helps to divert thousands of pounds of food scraps a year from businesses that want to make a difference.
Choosing to compost is a sustainable way to reduce your carbon footprint. Together we will make a difference for the environment. You will also be a role model for your family, children and community.
Grounds For A Peel Composting, Inc. is an organics composting facility. It also offers a residential weekly pickup option. With each plan you are provided with a 5-gallon bin additionally you can choose to purchase a countertop bin to fill with your food waste. The organic waste becomes compost that will enrich your soil.
Whether you decide for Grounds For A Peel to collect for you or if you want your business to help to become part of the solution, call to inquire about fees.
Owner Grounds For A Peel Composting, Inc.
Composting with a purpose
If you want to make a difference and help with climate change then you need to COMPOST!
Composted materials from your food scraps produce rich nutrients for the soil, which can be reused in your garden to rebuild and conserve healthy soils. You can help to close the loop. Not only will you be reducing your carbon footprint but you will also help your garden with the compost you can order. If you are interested in ordering locally made compost please order some and we can deliver it to you.