About Us

Compost Crew comes to Ellicott City!

Compost Crew comes to Ellicott City!

by Kathleen Turk, Organic Solutions Associate Compost Crew was started nearly 10 years ago in Montgomery County.  We have grown over the years to serve the District of Columbia and Northern Virginia.  Maryland is our home and we’re always looking for ways to help more homes in the Free State keep their food scraps out of the landfill.  We’re excited…

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Compost Crew now serving Reston residents!

Compost Crew now serving Reston residents!

by Sarah Cedro, Residential Composting Analyst Compost Crew is a small company, but our mission is big. Our goal is to eliminate food waste from landfills, so there’s no time to rest. We are continuously expanding, making it easier for people throughout the DMV to compost their organic waste.  We’re excited to announce that Compost Crew has begun serving homes…

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Don’t Just Talk. Act Against Racism and Hate.

by Ben Parry, CEO Compost Crew employs 21 people, 60% of whom are black.  80% of our drivers – the heart and soul of our food scrap collection operation – are black.   In normal times I would not find it important to report these numbers.  I mention it now because I want to raise a few topics, in light…

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Introducing the Compost Crew blog

Introducing the Compost Crew blog

by Dan Israel, Head of Marketing Compost Crew has grown a lot as a company over the past year.  We’re now on the road seven days a week, with seven trucks serving our nearly 5,000 customers in the DMV region from Baltimore to Woodbridge, Va. and from Reston, Va. to Bowie, Md. ‒ and everywhere in between.  We have a…

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