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Aug 16, 2019
Got tons of food waste? We'll take it all, including dairy, meats, and compostable plastics. Here's what you need to know.
for food waste
Got tons of food waste?
We accept a full range
from food production,
We’ll take it!
Food scraps and culls
Past sell-by and recall
Fats, oils, grease (FOG)
DAF sludge & sweepings
Dirty paper and cardboard
(waxed and unwaxed)
Pallets and other
YES! Include meats and dairy,
BPI certification may require
degradability testing by McGill.
will receive McGill
Here’s what you
need to know:
All food waste must be source-
separated ... no non-compostables.
We do not offer curbside or cart
collection. Only roll-off box and
charge per load.
This means if you bring us less than 40
tons, you will still be billed for 40 tons.
We are happy to work with self-haul
customers, as well as third-party
haulers offering curbside collection
The transport vehicle is
The driver is
wears a hard hat
and safety vest
while on site.
The transport vehicle can safely
tip the load into our receiving pit
without human intervention, i.e.,
no shoveling or manual dumping
If your loads are too small
to make direct hauling
contact your city or county
recycling coordinator for
names of independent
contractors providing cart
or container pick-up
services for compostables.
Here are 3 things
we need to know
to provide a quote:
1. What are the estimated tons per
year by waste type and volume?
View the SlideShare title:
Estimating volumes for composting.
2. Do you want the quote to include
trailer or roll-off box rental and/or
transportation by McGill?
3. If you want us to transport, what is
the pick-up location?
Your McGill account rep may also ask for a
recent TCLP or other lab report if the load
will include industrial or
If you want to ensure acceptance
of your food waste, always include a
healthy dollop of participant
education in your
Ready to get started?
We operate industrial composting facilities
in Virginia, North Carolina, Florida, and Ireland.
Can we build one for you?
Transforming waste. Rebuilding soils.®