What bags should be used for organics recycling?

Organics must be placed in certified compostable bags before putting them in your organics cart. Some programs allow you to place larger items (like pizza delivery boxes and paper egg cartons) directly in the cart. Compostable bags are sold at most grocery, hardware, and large retail stores. You will know a certified compostable bag by the BPI logo. For more information, view Hennepin County's organics brochure and setting up organics. Some programs allow you to use Kraft paper bags. Please check with your hauler for their program requirements.

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1. What is organics recycling?
2. Who must offer organics recycling?
3. What is the frequency / day of collection?
4. How do I sign up for organics recycling?
5. Who pays for organics recycling?
6. Who determines the fee?
7. Why can't a fee be charged to only those who participate?
8. Do I also get charged fees for bags or carts?
9. Who provides bags or carts?
10. What bags should be used for organics recycling?
11. Will the organics container smell?
12. Where does the organics material go?
13. Are there rebates or reimbursement for participating?