Compost Crew, a Rockville, MD-based food scrap recycling company, raised $5.5M in Series A funding.
Lattice Impact Capital led the round with participation from K Street Capital and Tower Companies.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate the growth of composting in the greater Washington, D.C. metropolitan area and beyond.
“Led by Ben Parry, CEO, Compost Crew is an organics recycling company which providescomposting to thousands of businesses, organizations and residential customers throughout Maryland, Northern Virginia and Washington, D.C.
The company had 7,000 customers in 2021. It also quadrupled its capacity at distributed composting facilities that were built in partnership to area farms. In addition, it introduced new solutions such as a subscription for residents to food scraps paid for.