Emma's composting scheme

4th period 9/18/2013

How matter is recycled through composting

Matter is recycled in compost because composting biodegrades organic waste.

Organic waste includes animal waste,garden waste,cardboard,and paper. Since organic waste includes animals,plants,and material things that are matter ,matter is recycled during the process of composting.

Benefits to the planet from the composting

Our planet benefits from composting because it reduces the need for chemical fertilizers, water, and pesticides. Composting also helps to avoid methane and leachate formulation in landfills. Compost helps to remove solids,oil,grease,,and heavy metals from storm water runoff.