Compost

Compost Makes The World Happy!!

Things we put in a compost bin

Food

Leaves

You need water to speed up the process

Flowers

Wood Chips

Grass

Clipping Straw

Garden Debris

Saw Dust

Scraps

Over-Dried Stems

What not to Put in a Compost Bin

Meat

Bones

Oil

Stickers

Metal

Glass Jars

Silver ware

Paper

Napkins

Milk Cartons

Plastic

Watering Cans

Decomposers Job and Examples

A Living Organism that breaks down the remains of other dead living things

Examples

  • Soil
  • Poop
  • Nuetrients

Benefits

Gives nutrients

Helps the earth

No greenhouse gases

Less Waste

Pictures from Public Domain

Tempature Changes

Starts off at a cool temperature but ends up at 140 degrees when done in the compost bin

Fun Facts

Worms eats the waste in the compost bin and make clean fertile soil called compost

Stir it to make the process faster

Takes greenhouse gas away

Product of Compost

Gives nutrients to the soil which helps grow the plants