A composting bin

Can I put lentils in my compost bin?


You can put lentils into your composting bin!

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Green material📂
1-2 years

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

Yes, lentils can break down in a home composting bin.

Lentils are a good source of nitrogen, which helps to speed up the composting process.

They also contain a lot of fiber, which helps to aerate the compost and provide food for the microorganisms that break down the organic matter.

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