Compost

Summit County Resource Allocation Park produces High Country Compost, a Class 1 high-quality compost. High Country Compost is a stabilized organic material that has passed all state requirements for unrestricted use. It can be used with all plant types in any type of soil (sandy or clay). This material is screened to one-half inch to meet EPA 40 CFR 50.

We also produce a one-quarter-inch screened Top Dress product for your lawn, as well as a composted mulch product.

Close the loop by buying compost locally, directly from the SCRAP. Check out our current prices (pdf).
Purchasing Compost  
Call ahead at 970-468-9263, ext. 0, to schedule pickups for loads larger than 20 cubic yards (CY) of our blended product or the 1/4" screened Top Dress to ensure availability of product.

Bagged and CY pricing is available. We accept cash, check, and credit cards. There is a 75 cents charge & 2.25% convenience fee added to your total to pay with a debit or credit card. Compost is available Monday - Friday from 7:00 am to 3:30 pm., and Saturdays 7:00 am - 11:30. Analytical statistics about the products are available upon request. 

View of our compost operations
Photo of a lawn
Photo of a pile of compost

Taxes

 
Sales tax applies to all compost sales. If you are tax exempt, you must provide a copy to the facility before you arrive for your first load. Credit applications (pdf) are available. To be approved for credit, we require you anticipate $1000 of sales annually and must go through a standard credit check procedure. Please allow sufficient time to process your request.