Compost Bins & Rain Barrels - ONLINE SALE!

One Month Only - Through October 1, 2021

Frederick County is hosting an online sales event! Pre-order supplies in September and select which day to pick them up in October. Download an event flyer here. 

All orders must be picked up from our 9031 Reichs Ford Road facility, in the recycling drop-off area, on one of the specified dates. No deliveries possible. Please do not order if you do not have a way to pick up your items on one of the dates shown below. 

Pickup Dates

Picking up your items will be easy and low-contact; social distancing is recommended and masks will be required for these brief transactions. Thank you for your assistance in ensuring the success of this program and the safety of our staff.

    Saturday, October 16, 12 - 4pm   

    Monday, October 18, 5:30 - 7:30pm    

    Tuesday, October 19, 5:30 - 7:30pm

    Wednesday, October 20, 5:30 – 7:30pm


  • Compost Bin: $55
  • Kitchen Collection Pail:$10
  • Compost Aerator: $15
  • Compost Bin Base: $15 (not necessary, but may be helpful if you are concerned about rodents)
  • Rain Barrel: $65


Please visit the compost bin vendor's website to order and specify the date you will pick up your materials:

All financial transactions are handled by the vendor, not our office. Frederick County Government receives no funds or profit from this sale. Our goal is to promote composting, facilitate residents in acquiring appropriate composting materials, and reduce waste sent to landfill. Thank you for helping our community to waste less!

Download an event flyer here.

Questions? Please call 301-600-2960 or send email to

Compost Bin
Compost Turner
Kitchen Collection Bin
Rain Barrel