This provision sets standards for composting on private property. It allows, among other things, composting of pre-consumer organic food scraps, vegetative garden waste, and (with conditions) vegetables, fruit and their remains, egg shells, coffee grounds, and fruit peels.
Policy implies that the Director of Public Works develop and administer a permit process that involves approval by the Director of all proposed compost bin dimensions, materials, and locations prior to installation. § 37-6(a)(7).
This policy is located in Ferguson, Missouri Code of Ordinances, Chapter 37 - Solid Waste, Article I. - In General. History: Ord. No. 2009-3413, § 3, 10-13-09; Ord. No. 2015-3588, § 1, 7-28-15.
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