Free Household Composting at Shaftsbury Transfer Station

TAM now offers free food scraps composting for the residents of Shaftsbury and Glastenbury who use the Shaftsbury transfer station. Acceptable items include meat, fish, poultry, shellfish, bones, eggs, dairy products, bread, rice, pasta, coffee grounds and filters, tea bags, vegetables and fruit and table scraps.

Plastic, napkins, packaging, cat litter and similar materials should not be included.

FOR MORE INFORMATION visit: TAM’s composting pages,

The town website at or

The Bennington County Solid Waste Alliance website at