Located in Newport Township, Earth Conservancy’s large-scale Leaf & Yard Waste Composting Facility has been serving Luzerne County residents and municipalities since 1995. We process an average of 8,000 tons annually.
grass & lawn clippings, leaves, hedge trimmings, garden plants, branches/trunks (under 6″ in diameter), natural holiday trees
lumber, construction debris, stumps, pallets, dirt/rock, manure, food waste, tires, plastic bags, trash of any kind
FEES & PAYMENT
To promote contact-free transactions, credit card payment is strongly encouraged. Mastercard, Visa, American Express, and Discover are accepted. If paying by cash or check, a fee of $5 per load of compost or green waste will be charged.
Yard Waste Drop-Off: Free
Compost (loaded by resident): Free
Compost (loaded by EC): $15/load
Pick-Up Truck: $15
Trailer < 8′: $15
Trailer > 8′: $25
Dump Truck/1-axle: $25
Dump Truck/2-axle: $50
Dump Truck/3-axle: $75
Compost: $15/cubic yard
Check with compost facility personnel for commercial/contractor accounts at 570.899-6662.