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  1. Jan 2024
  2. May 2022
    1. This is an excellent opportunity to mix compost into the topsoil before sowing the seeds across the yard.
    2. You can cover grass seed with compost, but using too much can block sunlight and oxygen from reaching the seeds during their critical growth period.
    3. Seeds might be able to grow in topsoil without compost, but seeds can’t grow in compost without topsoil.
  3. Sep 2021
    1. Take “biopolymers” for example. These naturally-derived materials are biodegradable, but they typically require the searing heat of an industrial composting facility to fully decompose. In many U.S. cities, these facilities do not exist – and placing them in the recycling bin isn’t the solution, either.
    1. we are changing all our traditional teabags into a new type of paper that is entirely plant based and fully biodegradable when placed into local authority composting.

      Oddly specific type of composting...

    1. tea bags

      check to make sure your tea bags don't have plastic in them!

  4. Apr 2021
    1. Can we reconfigure growth to mean richness in difference? Flourishing interdependent diversity of networks, network protocols and forms of interaction? What does this mean for digital decay, and can the decay of files, applications and networks become some form of compost, or what might be the most dignified form of digital death and rebirth?

      Also see Apoptosis

  5. May 2020