The Wastewater Treatment Plant processes approximately 112 million gallons of wastewater per year and generates approximately 1.4 million gallons of bio-solids that is then composted into approximately 12 hundred yards of compost.
The Wastewater Treatment Plant and Compost Facility is located at 25R School Street. Compost hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Compost becomes available for sale to the public when it demonstrates compliance with all federal and state standards.
Compost is sold on a first come, first serve basis. Compost loaded by the Wastewater Department is $4.00 per yard. Self-loaded compost is free.
For more information on compost availability, please contact the Wastewater Department at (207) 967-2245.