Friendly In The News

July 14, 2022

How to Compost In an Apartment

Friendly's Co-Founder & CEO, Katie Forsyth shares her thoughts with the Redfin Real Estate team on best practices for composting in apartments.

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February 25, 2022

Meet 50 Emerging leaders reinventing how Canada does business

Claire McLoughlin, 27, and her roommate Katie Forsyth, 29, launched a composting service in Kamloops, B.C., that now collects 3,000 kilograms of food waste each week and delivers it to a nearby farm to compost into nutrient-rich soil.

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Friendly Composting could earn top prize, as support grows

A student entrepreneur operating a growing Kamloops business is in the running to be named Student Entrepreneur National Champion in a competition organized by Enactus Canada.

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Frequently Asked Questions

I don't see my community listed. What are my options?

We would LOVE to get more communities composting. Contacts to work on a composting solution together.

What day is my pick up day?


North Shore
Sun Rivers
SunPeaksHeffley CreekWhitecroftThursdayValleyviewRose HillDallasCampbell CreekTobiano

What size are the bins?

Our residential bins are 11L! We offer additional bins for $10/month.

What communities do we service?

ink to service areas or just show service areas here

How will this change my household garbage?

You will have considerably less garbage (up to 60%) AND your garbage will be less smelly! When you find you're not filling your garbage can as much as your used to downgrade the size of your bin to save some $ *link to resource page to downgrade bin*