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Can I put cookies in my compost bin?


It's complicated, whether you can put cookies into your composting bin, so read on!

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Get the right balance of brown and green composting materials in your bin with our expert guide.

You can put a few cookies in your home composting bin.

However, cookies contain fats and oils that can attract pests and cause odors which is not great.

Additionally, the sugar in cookies can cause an imbalance in the composting process if there is too much of it.

But tossing them the leftovers from a Sunday lunch is fine.

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