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Compost & Mulch Use Toolbox

CalRecycle’s Compost and Mulch Use Toolbox is a one-stop reference on the use of compost and mulch on different landscapes, and as a component of systems and treatments designed for carbon sequestration, erosion control, fire remediation, stormwater management and other uses. The purpose of the toolbox is to provide compost and mulch suppliers, state and local governmental agencies, contractors, homeowners, and others with information on using compost and mulch to improve our air, soil, and water; increase plant growth and vigor; save Californians money; reduce use of fossil fuels; and realize many other benefits.

Recology Yuba-Sutter Free Compost Program

Twice a year, single family residential customers subscribing to Recology Yuba-Sutter’s services may collect up to 50 gallons of compost at the Recology Yuba-Sutter Transfer Station located at 3001 N. Levee Road in Marysville. Customers must stop at the gate house and provide their customer name and address. Customers must bring their own container(s) and hand tool to self-load compost. The Recology Yuba-Sutter Transfer Station is open seven days a week 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and can be reached at (530) 743-6933.