Seal of Testing Assurance (US Composting Council)


5056 Beef Steak Road Waverly, Virginia 23890

Since 1991, McGill has been building and operating multi-source, multi-feedstock composting facilities for itself and others. The company currently owns and operates multiple indoor compost manufacturing plants in the U.S. and Ireland.

Phone: Click to View Phone #804-834-8820

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Accepted Feedstocks


  • Dairy Manure
  • Horse Manure
  • Poultry Litter
  • Other Animal Manure
  • Crop residuals
  • Mortalities

Food Waste, Compostable Products, Paper/Corrugated

  • Fruits, Vegetables, Trimmings
  • Meats, Bones, Fish
  • Corrugated (Waxed)
  • Corrugated (Unwaxed)
  • Compostable Foodservice Ware (plates, cups, cutlery, takeout containers)
  • Soiled napkins, towels, carry out boxes
  • Packaging (not corrugated)
  • Plastic (BPI Certified)

Yard Trimmings

  • Brush & Branches
  • Construction & Demolition Debris
  • Grass
  • Leaves
  • Clean Wood (chips, sawdust, lumber)

Wastewater Treatment

  • Biosolids
  • Water treatment residuals


  • Gypsum board
  • Cooking oil and grease

Compost Facility Details

Compost Certification

  • Seal of Testing Assurance (US Composting Council)

Receiving Waste From

  • Residential - yard trimmings
  • Residential - food waste
  • Institutional (e.g., schools/colleges, hospitals, prisons)
  • Industrial (e.g., food processors)
  • Agriculture
  • All source-separated MSW

Composting Methods

  • Aerated static pile

Collection Methods

  • Compostable Plastic Bag
  • Non-degradable Plastic Bag
  • Kraft paper Bag
  • Dumpster and/or Compactor
  • Vacuum Truck
  • Walking floor/dump trailers, tankers and roll-off boxes

Compost for sale?




Accepts pre-approved, source-separated organics from municipal, industrial, commercial and agribusiness generators. Markets a line of bulk and bagged compost products. Offers related support services including mobile dewatering, transportation, Design-Build-Operate, and technology licensing,as well as systems for biological sludge drying and anaerobic digestion augmentation.

Hours of work

365/24/7 intake (contracted)
Office hours: 8-5 Mon-Fri except holidays


Sussex County, VA

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