Medford/Somerville & Boston Drop-Off Locations
There are outdoor compost toters on the Medford/Somerville, Boston, and SMFA campuses, the dump-truck drop-off site on the Grafton campus, and public compost bins inside on the Boston, SMFA, and Grafton campuses.
Outdoor Compost Sites
There are outdoor drop-off sites across all four campuses, with toters on the Medford, SMFA, and Boston campuses and an open-top on the Grafton campus. Locate specific sites on the Eco-Map (navigate to your campus and select “compost toters” in the lefthand column.)
Note: Individuals who are not members of the Tufts faculty, student, and staff community are not permitted to use these bins.
Indoor Public Drop-off Spots
Check your campus below for location-specific information.
The Grafton campus composts on-site on the farm. Please refer to the Grafton Composting page for all information about composting on the Grafton campus.
Medical Education building (4th floor, near microwave)
Medical Education building (4th floor, open space near food 4 thought cafe)
BRPH (1st floor, PHPD student lounge)
Jaharis center (1st floor, Café)
Dental school (2nd floor, student lounge - Haymarket)
For more information regarding indoor compost bins or to get involved, email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Main Atrium: Students, Faculty, and Staff can drop their compost off in the compost bin in the main atrium of the SMFA building.
- Dean's Suite Staff Kitchen: Staff and faculty can use the compost bin located in the staff kitchen of the Dean's Suite
If you live in a Residence Hall, you will have a compost bin in the main lobby. Contact your Eco-Rep to help locate your bin!
Offices currently composting are listed below. Don't see your office listed? Start your own program today! Is your office already composting but not listed? Email email@example.com to be featured.
(Nov. 2021, offices list will be updated soon. we apologize for the inconvenience)