Organics and Compost

Installation of Moloks at the Anstruther Transfer Station

The County of Peterborough and the Township of North Kawartha have installed Moloks at the Anstruther Transfer Station, for the year-round collection of organic material (see list below). The material can be brought in, using any container. If the material is in a paper (not plastic) bag, the bag also qualifies as organic material. 

Residents wishing to participate in this County program can purchase organics & recycling pails and containers at the Anstruther Transfer Station.

Acceptable Material:

  • Bread, rice and grains
  • Cooked foods
  • Coffee grounds and filters
  • Dairy products
  • Eggs and shells
  • Fruit and vegetables
  • Hair and fur
  • Meat, fish fat and bones
  • Plant trimmings
  • Tea bags and leaves

Non-acceptable Material:

  • Plastic of any kind. Including biodegradable and compostable plastics.

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