By: Nathaniel Coward & John Rowley
Greens & Browns
Examples of Greens are: carrots, weeds, apples, flowers, poop, bananas
Examples of Browns are: leaves, twigs, woodchips, straw, bark, shreded paper, egg shells
Three Fun Facts
- Composting helps clean the world.
- Old food scrapes produce a gas called Methane.
- Garbage doesn't get used like compost because garbage goes in to big piles and doesn't
get tossed and turned.
Temperature Changes In Compost
Notice that the compost starts to heat up, after a couple of days it should be around 140 F.
Things to avoid in the in the compost bin
- milk cartons
Decomposer's Job and Examples
Decomposers help break down the soil such as: