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Punt Plastic, Win Huskies Tickets

Greasy cardboard pizza boxes. Paper coffee filters. Paper napkins. Banana peels. Chicken bones.

Last year, Seattle businesses and residents diverted more than 125,000 tons of food and yard waste from the landfill by composting.

As a reminder, only organic material is allowed in your food and yard waste cart.

Plastic bags, milk cartons, coffee cups and ice cream cartons go in your recycling cart, because they contain small amounts of plastic coating.

Find out what else you can compost!

Take the Compost Quarterback Quiz now through Oct. 15 and you’ll receive a free bag of Cedar Grove Compost and be entered to win these great prizes:

  • 2012 UW Husky Football Tickets
  • $100 QFC Gift Cards
  • $25 McLendon Gift Cards
  • Apple Cup Prize Pack

Learn more >