Environment and Sustainability


Bennett Compost  – residential compost pick-up

CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE >>>> The Dirt Factory – community composting facility for the residents of University City. Folks can drop off up to five gallons of organic food waste each week—accepted waste items are listed here—for free.

Kitchen Harvest – residential compost pick-up to the western suburbs of Philadelphia

Circle Compost – residential and commercial food waste and leaf composting with pick-up services

Fairmount Park Organic Recycling Center – leaf compost, pick up mulch and compost (up to 30 gallons for free!)

Clean Streets

Philly 311  – rubbish, recycling pickup, abandoned vehicle, potholes, illegal dumping, broken streetlights, vacant house issues, vacant lot issues, and more.

  • Email Philly311@phila.gov
  • Twitter @philly311
  • Call 3-1-1, if you live in Philadelphia
  • download the mobile app

Philadelphia Streets Department – http://www.philadelphiastreets.com/

Block Captains – http://www.philadelphiastreets.com/pmbc/become-a-block-captain/

Not in Philly – notinphilly.org – trash pickup supplies