Composting

Using the natural process of decay

How matter is recycled through the process of composting

How is matter recycled through the process of composting? This process is done by using the natural process of decay to change organic wastes into valuable humus-like material. Bacteria and worms are decomposers and are needed in this process.


How it benefits the planet

It benefits the planet by keeping landfills from filling up quickly and turns plant parts into nutrients for the soil. It minimizes the pollution in the environment and lessens the use of chemicals on crops. So, it helps the environment by helping landfills, improving soil, and using less chemicals.

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