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What Can Go into a Green Cart?
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Items accepted in your green cart

From the house:

ALL FOOD SCRAPS (raw or cooked), such as:

  • Meats and fish
  • Bones and seafood shells
  • Eggshells
  • Pasta, bread, rice
  • Dairy products
  • Sauces, dressings, grease etc.
  • Vegetables and fruit peels, seeds and pits
  • Desserts
  • Coffee grounds/filters and tea bags   
  • Pizza boxes
  • Paper plates/cups (paper only, no stryofoam)
  • Paper towels/napkins
  • Soiled paper egg cartons
  • Food-soiled newspaper
  • Paper bags and kraft paper liner bags used for collecting scraps
  • Food collection bags made of 100% natural fibres, such as Bag to Earth brand

From the yard:


Items NOT accepted in green carts include:

For more information, contact:

Tel 604.927.5496
Fax 604.927.5408
Email greencart@portcoquitlam.ca

Location and Mailing Address
Public Works
1737 Broadway Street
Port Coquitlam BC  V3C 2M9

Business Hours
8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday to Friday (excluding statutory holidays)

Last Updated:3/9/2016 11:29:05 AM