COMPOST UPDATE: Due to high demand, there are limited quantities of 1/2" compost available at the Amboy Compost Site. Small amounts of 1/4" are available at Amboy. Call (315) 453-2866 to check availability immediately prior to visiting to avoid unnecessary travel. Bags of compost are currently not available at OCRRA Compost Sites, but check with our retail partners for availability.


Amboy Compost Site
6296 Airport Road
Camillus, NY 13209


  • April 1 to November 30:
    Monday through Saturday, 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM.
  • December 1 to March 31:
    Monday through Friday, 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM.

Holiday Closings: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day

PICK UP FEES (Cash or Check Accepted):

Residential Pick Up Fees:

  • Compost by the Trunk Load
    1/2" Screened: $10/trunk
  • Bulk General Compost
    1/2" Screened: $15/cu. yd.
  • Bulk Premium Compost
    1/4" Screened: $20/cu. yd.
  • Mulch by the Trunk Load
    Double Ground: $5/trunk
  • Bulk Wood Mulch
    Double Ground: $12/cu. yd.

Commercial Pick Up Fees:

  • Double Ground Wood Mulch: $12/cu. yd.
  • 1/2” Screened Compost: $15/cu. yd.
  • 1/4” Screened Compost: $20/cu. yd.
  • Bagged compost (1 cu. ft. bags):
    $5 each or 5 for $20



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DROP-OFF PASSES and FEES (Cash or Check Accepted):

Residential Drop Off Fees:

  • Compost Site Pass: Unlimited yard and food waste drop-off,  plus two bags of Premium Compost: $25 (Order online or download a mail in form)
  • Replacement Compost Site Pass: $10

Commercial Drop Off Fees:

  • Yard waste (Pickup truck loads): $20/load
  • Yard waste (6-wheel dump truck loads): $50/load
  • Yard waste (10-wheel dump truck loads): $50/load
  • Yard waste (All trucks 40 cu. yd. or greater): $75/load
  • Clean wood/pallets: $25/10 cu. yd.
  • Stumps or oversized wood: $35/ton
  • Food waste (Contracted, haulers and small-business users): $42/ton
  • Food waste (Totes (60-90 gallon)): $3/tote
  • Food process waste: $30/ton

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