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John Adams and Maddy Harland at the Permaculture Magazine review the HOTBIN compost bin. They loved it so much, they decided to add it to their green shopping supplement. Over the years I have tried most ways of making compost but I have never found one that really suited my requirements until Maddy showed ...

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HOTBIN composting makes a difference

Waldringfield Community Composting scheme is successfully diverting food waste from landfill.  Last weekend we visited our friends at Waldringfield Community Composting to look at the results of the first 3 months of the HOTBIN use. Everyone was keen to learn how much food waste the 12 households had actually diverted from landfill. The results ...

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School Composting

RUNNING A SUCCESSFUL SCHOOL COMPOSTING PROJECT – HOTBIN COMPOSTER CASE STUDY We have a number of schools using the HOTBIN to compost food and garden waste. Below we share how they got started and our hints and tips for success. First decision: decide if this is an “adults only, reduce waste ...

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WANT TO KNOW WHAT YOU CAN COMPOST? HOTBIN’S COMPLETE LIST OF THINGS TO COMPOST GUIDE IS FOR YOU! We compost every day and know what can go in at a practical level. Based on what type of compost bin you have and how hot it gets, we tell you how ...

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