Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Practically Green Vlog: Compost



What you NEED to know about composting:
  • Requires little space and can be done conveniently in your kitchen
  • Place compost so that it is convenient to use
  • EASY and odor-free
  • Enriches soil and prevents pollution
  • "Compostables" = Green materials & Brown materials
  • Efficient compost will continue to break down even in cold temperatures
For more great information, check out the Environmental Protection Agency's website (search "compost").

4 comments:

  1. I would love to compost - it's something I am sure I will start eventually...being in an apartment, I feel it's kind of hard to do...plus I don't have any outside space or even plants, but that's also no excuse! I will figure it out eventually!

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  2. We're doing out first compost bin this year. Thanks for the tips!

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  3. We just started composting for our garden. I'm still working on making it a habit, but we're getting there!

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  4. I just purchased my chicken wire and lumber and will be building my very own compost bin. I can't wait. Thanks for the advice and the excellent video.

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