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Friendly Composting provides organic waste collection, local food delivery, compost soil distribution, education and more.

Friendly Impact
733 040 lbs
Food Waste Diverted
since March 2020
667 436 lbs
C02 Equivalent
Emissions Avoided
since March 2020
Our Services

Residential Composting

Get your household composting today! Clean bin provided weekly, plus access to local food delivery through the Friendly Shop!

Residential composting

Commercial Composting

Become a Friendly workplace, business, event, condo or apartment building today! Join us and be a leader in sustainable action.

Commercial Composting

Local Food Delivery

Shop local options for your favourite weekly staples, delivered with your clean compost bin every week!

food delivery

Compost Soil Distribution

Pre-packaged for home delivery or wholesale volume available. Food waste processed by our partners at Spa Hills Compost Farm.

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Why compost?

Food scraps are a valuable resource! When processed properly they create nutrient rich soil while avoiding and absorbing greenhouse gas emissions!

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About the Friendly Community

Join a community of like-minded individuals looking to do good.

Avoid greenhouse gas emissions
Help create nutrient-rich soil
Support local growers and makers
Contribute to a sustainable community


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Friendly Composter's Say It Best!

Brayden C.

Love these people for doing this in the city. A much needed service! Everyone should use them. Thank you so much.

Emily S.

My garbage bin less full, and I'm helping the environment... win win! Thanks for all that you do.

Murray D.

I love the service Friendly Composting provides. As a result of their weekly pickup of my compostables, my household garbage has been reduced by 50%. 👍”

Helen F.

Friendly Composting has helped us reduce our household waste significantly.  The partnership with local farmers to bring fresh produce to our door is wonderful!  Thank you!

"Friendly takes care of it all.. it's a no - brainer"

How It Works

Frequently Asked Questions

I am a business looking to compost. What are my options?

We would LOVE to help more business divert food waste. Visit the commercial composting page for more information. The Friendly team will build a program that suits your composting needs.

Do I HAVE to order local food every week?

No. Food orders are in addition to your compost subscription. If you choose to order local food it will be delivered with your weekly compost bin. Simply leave a cooler outside for us on your compost pick up day.

When was Friendly founded and why?

Roommates, beach volleyball partners, and besties - Claire McLoughlin and Katie Forsyth founded Friendly Composting in March 2020. The pair were living in an apartment and wanted a solution to divert their food waste. Coming up short with solutions from the City of Kamloops they decided to privatize a service that would make organics collections more accessible.

Can I include meat, bones, dairy and soiled paper products?

Yes - thanks to our processing partners at Spa Hills Compost Farm, we are a fully commercial grade compost collection service.

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