Chicago's Compost Solution
Serving Chicago since 2018
Block Bins started in Chicago from just a handful of requests made by citizens
Over 200 tons of food scrap diverted from landfills
Dedicated Plastic Recycling
No more asking “Is this plastic recyclable?” Recycle all clean plastics #1-#7
We use a state-of-the-art recycling facility that recycles any type of plastic
Start a new program
Crowdfunding meets composting
Start compost & other recycling programs in your city, without all the government bureaucracy.
Create compost & recycling programs out of thin air. No door-knocking or lobbying required. Just request bins with your like-minded neighbors using our real-time map.
is all your city needs to start a composting or recycling service.
Recycle anything. Dedicated stream recycling for different materials.
Refer & earn
Earn a free month by sharing Block Bins.
Built & Run by your community
Your community’s haulers can run the Block Bins program in your area, or we’ll build you a local collections team.
Haulers can contact us to learn more.