Nope. These are two totally different things! In fact, compost collection isn’t readily available in most areas of the U.S. yet.
Phew! Hopefully that clears up some of the confusion and assumptions about recycling.
Where can you find local recycling information? Recycling infrastructure varies throughout the U.S., so the best first step for figuring out what can be recycled is to find your local information. If curbside recycling is available in your area, check out your municipality’s local website. There are a few other resources we like that can help you find locations to recycle near you:
earth911.com and recyclenation.com are great places to start.