Browsing the "compost" Tag

Giveaway Alert: Win a Kitchen Compost Collector!

April 20th, 2016 | by Andrea Bertoli

Happy Earth Day! If you need some help kickstarting your composting habit, head over to our sister site, Green Living Ideas, and enter to win a kitchen compost collector from our partners at Full Circle!


How To Compost In 5 Simple Steps

April 19th, 2014 | by Mary Gerush

Want to know how to compost? It may sound intimidating, but it's surprisingly easy if you break it down into 5 simple steps. Composters, start your engines!


Beware Of What’s In Your Organic Compost

March 29th, 2013 | by Jennifer Kaplan

According to Rodale.com, well-meaning organic gardeners are sometimes tricked into buying toxic compost. Although the sludge industry has convinced many that sludge is cheap and safe (thanks in part to an expensive PR campaign), a 2011 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) survey, that collected sewage sludge from 74 randomly selected publicly owned treatment works in 35 states, concluded that all sewage sludge contains toxic and hazardous materials.



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