The El Corazon Compost Facility is a vital resource for the area, recycling yard trimmings and other organics that would otherwise go in landfills. By processing these materials into high quality organic compost and mulches, our environment benefits and local soils become more fertile.


3210 Oceanside Boulevard | Oceanside, CA 92056
Voice: (760) 439-9920


7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday | 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday | Closed Sunday
Truck loading stops 30 minutes before closing time

Tipping Fees

Material Amount Per Ton
Yard trimmings and Clean Wood $40.00
Chipped Brush and Wood $20.00

$10.00 minimum charge on all loads

Acceptable Items:

  • Yard trimmings consisting of branches, grass, leaves
  • Clean unpainted wood with no metal contamination other than nails
  • To qualify for chipped prices, chips must not be mixed with unground material.
  • All items must be under 20 inches in diameter and less than 48 inches in length.

Unacceptable Items:

  • Palm Fronds and trunks, Bamboo, Cactus and Yucca
  • Stumps containing rocks or dirt
  • Sod or dirt
  • Wood with paint or stain, chemically treated wood
  • Trash- including plastic, metal, glass and other contaminants
  • Hazardous waste of any kind