About Us

Who we are:

We are a local family who are stewards of the environment working to keep food scraps out of landfills and making the world a better place for generations to come. 

What we offer:

 Back to Earth Compost Crew offers easy to use home/office/restaurant/catering food scrap pick up in Suburban Philadelphia. 

Why food scrap pick-up service?

With 30-40% of the food supply ending up in landfills it is imperative that we make a change to our old systems.  Back to Earth Compost Crew will be your partner as you change old habits or add to your current green habits. 


How often will you pick up my scraps?

Services range from once a week to twice a month. You decide.

Space Requirements?

Our home food scrap buckets are 5 gallons in volume with an easy on & off lid. 

What can I compost?

What can go in my bucket?


Do you work with restaurants?

 Yes!  We will schedule a convenient time to discuss your food scrap pick-up needs. 

Do you sell compost?

We sell 2.5 gallon bags of compost. We'll happily deliver to your door upon your next scheduled food scrap pick-up.

My office mates and I would like to use your service...what are the requirements?

 We will schedule a time to meet with you to determine what size bucket/container as well as a convenient pick-up time. 

What can I put in my Compost bucket?

  Yes! These items can be composted:    

  • Cardboard
  • Clean paper
  • Coffee grounds and filters
  • Corncobs
  • Eggshells
  • Breads & pastries
  • Fireplace ashes
  • Fruits and vegetables
  • Grass clippings
  • Hay and straw
  • Leaves
  • Pine needles
  • Only Shredded Newspaper
  • Nut shells
  • Sawdust
  • Tea bags
  • Wood chips
  • Yard trimmings

Please email us at backtoearthcompost@gmail.com if you have any questions!  

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