Turn some of your kitchen and garden waste into food for your garden.
It's easy to start composting at home. Using compost on your garden will improve the condition of the soil and it's good for your plants and flowers too.
Special offers on compost bins
If you want to buy a compost bin, Recycle for Hampshire often has special offers available. You can also buy water butts, kitchen caddies and wormeries. For more information, visit the Hampshire Get Composting website.
What you can put in your compost bin
To make the best compost, you need a good mix of greens and browns. Try to add equal layers of greens and browns and chop chunky items into small pieces.
- Grass cuttings
- Tea bags
- Coffee grounds
- Flowers / bedding plants
- Fruit / vegetable peelings
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- Meat and fish
- Cooked food
- Cat litter / dog poo