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Can I put sauces in my compost bin?

NO ✋🏼

You can't put sauces into your composting bin!

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

It is generally not recommended to add sauces to a home composting bin.

Sauces are typically made with a mixture of ingredients, such as vinegar, sugar, and other spices, and they may not break down easily in the compost pile.

In addition, sauces can contain artificial preservatives and other chemicals that may not be safe for plants.

If you have leftover sauces that you want to dispose of, it is generally better to throw them in the trash, rather than adding them to a home composting bin.

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