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What makes this Organics?

We will combine small quantities of cooking oil and grease brought to our facilities with thousands of tons of food scraps, leaves, natural wood and other Organics to make premium Green Mountain Compost.

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Cooking Oil & Grease: Banned From Landfill

It is illegal to dispose of this item in the trash in Chittenden County, Vermont.

How Can I get Rid of It?

Click on each tab in this section for limits, fees, and other critical information about this item.

What you need to know:

  • We accept up to 15 gallons of cooking oil and grease at the facility shown here. If you have more than 1 gallon of oil or grease, please notify the scale attendant when you enter.
  • Cooking oil and grease must NOT be disposed down the drain in any amount. Large quantities must not go in the trash. Anyone with large quantity and/or recurring oil and grease disposal needs should contact Baker Commodities (802-658-0721) or Black Bear Biodiesel (802-999-2380) for options.

Disposal Costs

Fees

Fees shown here are for Organics Recycling Facility conditions for this item or material.

Amount Fees Notes
any quantity $0.00 Scale Operator must be notified when you arrive if you have more than 1 gallon

Payment Methods

Cash, check with name, current address and phone number, AmEx, Discover, MasterCard and Visa credit and debit cards. A 3% convenience fee will be added to all credit card transactions.

Credit Cards not accepted at DOC in Burlington.

What you need to know:

  • We accept up to 5 gallons of cooking oil and grease at the locations listed here in our food scrap containers for the same fees as food scraps. If you have more than 1 gallon please notify the Operator when you arrive.
  • Cooking oil and grease must NOT be disposed down the drain in any amount. See the Organics Recycling Facility tab if you have more than 5 gallons or recurring amounts over one gallon.

Disposal Costs

Fees

Fees shown here are for Drop-Off Centers conditions for this item or material.

Amount Fees Notes
$0.00 If brought with at least 13 gal. trash to a DOC, or at the Organics Recycling Facility
Per 5 gallons $1.00 At the DOC in Burlington; or without at least 13 gal. trash at all other DOCs

Payment Methods

Cash, check with name, current address and phone number, AmEx, Discover, MasterCard and Visa credit and debit cards. A 3% convenience fee will be added to all credit card transactions.

Credit Cards not accepted at DOC in Burlington.

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Did You Know?

We grind clean wood for composting.

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Good for all creatures big and small.

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Proper waste disposal helps our environment.

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Learn more about how you can work with CSWD to properly dispose of waste in your home, office, or community.