Smart Composting

Isle of Palms residents can now recycle food scraps for free. In 2023, the IOP community recycled approximately 8 tons of food scraps! 

1. Drop off your food scraps at designated drop sites. 

2. Home Composting: utilize your yard or patio and keep your compost for use in your home garden.

Isle of Palms drop site locations:

  • Carmen R. Bunch Park, next to Harris Teeter shopping center
  • Isle of Palms Marina at 41st Avenue 

Sign up is required.