banner

Register for Come, Post Your Compost

Together we can divert 60 tons of food & yard waste from TN's landfills!

loader

Join our statewide effort to keep tons of food and yard waste out of our Tennessee landfills and in our community's hands and gardens instead.

Are you ready to compost?!


Step 1: Read through this form for full participation & contest details

Step 2. Watch the instructional video embedded in this form 

Step 3: Register to compost

Step 4: Order composting supplies from us if needed 


Compost Competition Details-  Two categories


Did you know that you could win prizes for composting during our Come, Post Your Compost campaign? Contest prizes include but are not limited to:


  • $25 gift cards drawn at random approximately the 15th of each month
  • $50 and $100 gift cards drawn at the end of each month based on your survey participation, results, photos, and/or special “actions of the month”


First-time composters-

In order to be eligible for prizes, you must be a Tennessee resident & agree to the following

  • Open, read and respond to any emails sent from Tennessee Environmental Council about this program
    ( we promise to send you as few emails as possible) 
  • Compost all your plant-based kitchen scraps, and an equal amount of brown material (this includes yard waste) through the end of 2019 (no meat, fats or dairy)
  • STARTING OCTOBER 2018:
  • Keep track of the amount you compost weekly (in half-gallon increments)
  • Fill out our brief (3 questions) online survey weekly tracking your compost activities and volumes (this will take no more than 5 minutes)
  • Upload one(1) picture weekly of your food scraps and yard waste  What did you compost?
  • Upload one (1) picture of your compost pile/week to our website A picture of the actual compost pile. Where did your food scraps end up?
  • Tell your friends about this opportunity and the joys of composting


Existing Composters:

In order to be eligible for prizes, you must be a Tennessee resident & agree to the following
  • STARTING OCTOBER 2018:
  • Upload one(1) picture weekly of your food scraps and limited yard waste  What did you compost?
  • Upload one (1) picture of your compost pile/week to our website A picture of the actual compost pile. Where did your food scraps end up?
  • Recruit new composters (you may become a Come, Post Your Compost recruiter/ team leader by signing up, sharing our posts, talking with neighbors, etc.)
  • Set up a community composting program (you may recruit by sharing our posts, talking with neighbors, setting up a program at a house of worship for people to bring their compost every week, etc.)
  • Find a way to get your apartment complex or HOA to set up composting
  • Tell us your ideas & best practices for getting others involved (email us)


Are you ready? Let's do this!


Step 1. Scroll down to watch the instructional video embedded in this form 

Step 2: Register to Compost

Step 3: Order Composting Supplies from us if needed Click Here to Order Supplies

Step 4: Start composting!



Don't want to compost but want to support this campaign financially?

Click here to donate to this campaign


loader

Comments

Recent Activity

Meredith Beard
Mailing list
09/25/18
Meredith Beard
Item & Mailing list
09/25/18
Meredith Beard
Ready to Compost & Mailing list
09/25/18

I have been wanting to learn to compost ready to get started!

Denise Yeargin
Mailing list
09/24/18
Denise Yeargin
Mailing list
09/24/18

Join our mailing list:

By clicking I agree to the terms.
loader