Compost Bins For Sale

Compost Bins

Orange County is pleased to offer kitchen top compost bins and backyard composters for sale to Orange County residents.

OC Kitchen Top Compost BinEarth Machine

Kitchen Top Compost Bin (pictured left): $5 cash or check only (Exact change ONLY)

Earth Machine Backyard Composter (pictured right): $50 cash or check only (Exact change ONLY)


Sales of Earth Machines are by APPOINTMENT ONLY. A limited number of appointments are available each Wednesday. To schedule an appointment, please call (919) 968-2788 or email Kitchen Top Compost Bins can be purchased at the Solid Waste Administration Office at 1207 Eubanks Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, Mon-Fri from 8 am - 5 pm.

You can pay with cash, check or money order ONLY. Exact change is REQUIRED. 

The sales will take place at the Orange County Scale House located at 1514 Eubanks Rd., Chapel Hill, NC 27516. The composter comes in two pieces and will fit in any size car.

If a customer misses their appointment time, the customer must call to schedule another appointment.

Make rich crumbly compost at home with your yard waste, brown leaves, and kitchen fruit and vegetable scraps. To learn more about the "Earth Machine" outdoor composting unit that we sell, visit the Earth Machine website.