A composting bin

Can I put pinto beans in my compost bin?


You can put pinto beans into your composting bin!

Key info
Brown material📂
1-2 years

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

Yes, pinto beans can break down in a home composting bin.

The process may take several months, depending on the size of the beans and the conditions in the compost bin.

The beans will need to be exposed to the right combination of heat, moisture, and air in order to break down.

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