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a mixture of decaying vegetation and manure

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com to provide a special offer on home compost bins.
The New York City Compost Project, funded and managed by the city sanitation department, teaches communities about composting, offers technical support and sells inexpensive, apartment-friendly vermicomposters -- basically small plastic containers topped with a screen or ventilated lid.
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The goal of the temperature control during a composting process is to achieve to the greatest extent the harmlessness and stabilization of the compost materials after composting.
Dan Finch, National communications officer for Recycle for Wales, said: "Many people don't realise how simple it is to home compost or just how much of their household waste can be composted.
I have three compost bins in a 17-foot wide greenhouse.
Any environment where you have pathogenic bacteria could be a source of infection, and we already know that compost has been linked to human Legionella infection in countries such as Australia and New Zealand.
I just grow nice, healthy vegetables--tomatoes, cucumbers, eggplant, squash, you name it, and I've been using compost for years.
Councillor Nicky Walker, Midldesbrough Council's executive member for streetscene services, said: "You can put a compost bin to use almost immediately by composting the vegetable peelings and remnants from your Christmas celebrations.
She and other volunteers with the School Garden Project began organizing the compost programs last fall at 10 Eugene elementary and middle schools through a $5,000 grant from the city's Waste Prevention and Green Building program.
It is important to have a good mixture of materials if you want to make a good quality compost.
Large amounts of MSW compost are frequently used in agriculture to meet crop requirements and for the addition of organic matter (Soumare, Tack et al.
A survey of Durham County Council residents has shown around 90% of people compost some of their waste.
Pretty Woman star, Roberts, appeared on the Oprah Winfrey talk show, demonstrating how she turns her compost heap and saying: "The garbage has to go somewhere and just because you don't know where it goes, that doesn't mean it's going to the right place.