Is paper good for compost?



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    Waste paper including tissues, kitchen towels, newspaper, printer paper, corrugated paper/card and cardboard (not that much) can all be composted. Researchers have discovered that by adding paper to your compost pile helps fight off plant diseases.

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    Paper can be added to compost, and often helps balance a compost pile with ‘slow to rot’ materials that take longer to decompose. Newspaper decomposes fastest. Glossy paper and cardboard take much longer, but it is good to have a mixture of different materials and rotting times.

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