At-Home Compost Bin Program

Compost bins and kitchen scrap buckets are available for purchase by Acton residents at the Acton Highway Department at 14 Forest Road during their normal business hours (Monday-Friday, 7:30am-3:30pm). Residents may also call to make other arrangements. Only cash or checks are accepted.

If you have any questions, please call or email the Highway Department at (978)-929-7740 or

Additional Resources

Earth Machine Compost Bin - $25.00

Earth Machine

Kitchen Scrap Bucket - $8.00

Kitchen Scrap Bucket

Compostable Bags - $4.00 per roll of 30 (2.6 gallon size bag)

Compostable Bags

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