05 Jul '17, 9am

What does garden waste turn into when it's recycled? #WednesdayWisdom

Want to use this video on your website? Overview When garden waste is recycled it is transformed into nutrient-rich soil conditioner. This can then be used in a range of different applications, such as for agriculture, land reclamation and as an ingredient in some multipurpose composts you can buy at a garden centre. Most types of garden waste can be recycled, including bark, flowers, grass and hedge cuttings, leaves, plants, small branches, twigs and weeds. If you are unable to compost at home, you can take it to your local garden waste recycling point or put it into your garden waste collection scheme, if you have one, where it will then be taken to a central composting facility to be processed. Check with your council to see if you can recycle garden waste locally. Did you know Garden waste makes up 14% of the average household bin (WRAP, 2002). Around 94% of local coun...

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