Amboy Compost Site
6296 Airport Road
Camillus, NY 13209
[email protected]


  • April 3 - Nov. 18, 2023:
    • Monday - Saturday, 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Nov. 20, 2023 - Mar. 29, 2024:
    • Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Free "Real" Christmas tree drop-off only:  M-F, Jan. 2-12 (no weekends), 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (Remove all decorations, including lights, tinsel, ornaments, etc.)

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

PICK UP FEES (cash, check and credit cards accepted):


  • Trunk Load:
    • 1/2" Screened - $10/trunk
  • Bulk General Compost:
    • 1/2" Screened - $16/cu. yd.
  • Bulk Premium Compost:
    • 1/4" Screened - $20/cu. yd.
  • Bagged compost (1 cu. ft. bags):
    • $5 each or 5 for $20

Wood Mulch

  • Trunk Load:
    • Double Ground - $5/trunk
  • Bulk Wood Mulch:
    • Double Ground - $13/cu. yd.
  • Bulk Premium Wood Mulch:
    • Triple Ground - $15/cu. yd.


Need to haul large volumes of compost or mulch from OCRRA, but don't have the right vehicle? Contact a hauler that can help you out. To be added to the list of vendors, email [email protected].


DROP-OFF PASSES and FEES (cash, check and credit cards accepted):

Residential Drop Off Fees:

  • Compost Site Pass: Unlimited yard and food waste drop-off,  plus two bags of Premium Compost: $25 (Order online, download a mail in form or purchase at the site)
  • Replacement Compost Site Pass: $10
  • Note: All drop-offs using dual-axle trailers will be charged commercial rates.

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/ton
  • Stumps, root balls 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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