Recycle: Home composting

Compost at home and turn your unwanted garden waste, vegetable peelings and non cooked kitchen waste into a free, nutritious material that puts the goodness back into the garden.

Home Composting

Home compost and you:

Save money – good compost can make excellent soil conditioner; saving time, money and effort.
Improve your environment – the more you compost the less you send to landfill.
Improve your garden – compost puts nutrition back into the soil, improving your garden or allotment.

– Find out about our current offer on reduced price compost bins available through

– Find out about the Compost Champion scheme in Somerset.

– For basic advice on how to make compost, visit our advice and tips page.

– Find out how to build your own compost bin.

– If you want to find out about wormeries or green cones please visit our other types of compost bins page.

Check here for details of paid-for garden waste collections that are transformed into Revive soil conditioner.

– Click here for fun activities and projects to do in your garden – from growing your own food to projects to inspire younger gardeners – there’s something for all the family.