Update Your Compost Service

 New Weekly Compost Service

Effective October 1, 2019, compost collection will change from bi-monthly to weekly collection.  With more frequent compost collection, you may require fewer compost carts.  New rates for weekly compost service are outlined below along with instructions to change your service level.


Weekly Compost Service Level

2019 Rate per month
   1 96-gallon cart    FREE
   2 96-gallon carts
   $7.50
   3 96-gallon carts
   $15.00
   4 96-gallon carts
   $22.50
   1 96-gallon cart (no garbage service)    $15.00


*Rates do not include applicable County and State taxes and fees.

Want to change your compost cart service?  Let us know!  Add, remove or change cart sizes by completing the Compost Cart Modification Request Form. Questions?  Send us an email at mercerisland@recology.com or call our Customer Service Team at 206.381.6980.

New Carts

As part of the new contract between Recology and the City of Mercer Island, we are excited to offer new curbside collection carts.  Recology will deliver new carts to residential homes in September 2019.  Recology will notify any collection day changes prior to October 1, 2019.