What can be composted?

Answer Pretty much everything organic can be composted, but special care should be taken with scraps of meat and suchlike.

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Can dog waste be composted?

An average dog produces 274 pounds of waste per year. Many homeowners establish compost heaps to recycle organic waste and provide fertilizer for yard or garden use. Dog waste is a viable option fo... Read More »

Can drywall tape be composted?

Yes, drywall tape is biodegradable and will break down if added to a compost bin or pile. New construction drywall and drywall tape are often disposed of in this manner.References:CalRecycle: Wallb... Read More »

Can colored paper be composted?

Do not compost colored paper because it contains ink and heavy metals that will more than likely mix with the soil during the decomposition process. Also avoid magazines and glossy inserts such as ... Read More »