Material Recycling Facility Tours


Curiosity Quest at The MRF


Upcoming Events
Events on July 18, 2015
Big Bear Lake Sierra Club Xeriscape Tour
Starts: 9:00 AM
Ends: July 18, 2015 - 12:00 PM
Location: Emingers Mountain Nursery, 41223 Big Bear Boulevard, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315, United States
Description: The Master Composters will be staffing a table at the event.

What Not to Compost

To avoid problems with odors, pests, reseeding, or slowing down the compost process, don’t put any of these items in your pile.

  • Invasive weeds that spread by roots/runners — e.g. crabgrass, bamboo
  • Meat, fish, dairy products, bones, fats, bread
  • Large branches or pieces of wood
  • Pressure treated woods
  • Bar-b-que or coal ashes
  • Dog or cat wastes
  • Materials with thorns or spines-e.g. rose branches, cactus