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Home composting is rewarding and fun! Composting is a natural process which involves bacteria, fungi and invertebrates breaking down organic waste and converting it into a rich and useful soil-like material.

Why should you home compost?

Find out why you should home compost.

Reduced Price Food Digesting/Composting Units (external link)

Find out about the offers available to Wealden residents on Composting Units, Wormeries, Kitchen Composters and Water Butts starting from as low as £17.98.

Alternative Ways to Dispose of Your Garden Waste

Find out other ways to dispose of your garden waste.

Find out where the garden waste we collect goes, and where to buy the compost/soil conditioner that is generated.