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- Definition of the adjective Compostable
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Definition of the adjective Compostable
What does Compostable mean as an attribute of a noun?
- Suitable for compost.
Definition of the noun Compostable
What does Compostable mean as a name of something?
- That which is suitable for compost.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Compostable
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Sustainable Event Management (2014)
A Practical Guide by Meegan Jones
Compostable means that the material will decompose quickly in one compost cycle (generally 10 to 14 days). There is a further difference between 'controlled compost conditions' such as in a commercial composting facility and ...
Zero Waste Home (2013)
The Ultimate Guide to Simplifying Your Life by Reducing Your Waste by Bea Johnson
Compostable diapers: Compostable means that if we provide adequate ...
The Art of Good Housekeeping (2015)
1001 things you need to know to run the perfect home by Good Housekeeping Institute
RECYCLABLE ALUMINIUM Can be taken to an aluminium recycling facility COMPOSTABLE Means you can put the packaging into your composter. RECYCLABLE STEEL Can be taken to a steel recycling facility PLASTICS Identifies the type ...
Dealing with Globalization and Sustainability, Second Edition by Roger F. Jones
Compostable means accelerated biodegradation through added moisture and warmth, usually in a confined space. Strictly speaking, recycling is a more sustainable process than either composting or biodegradation because it minimizes ...
by Michael Orzolek
Compostable means materials that are not only biodegradable, more importantly, but it could also disintegrate within months under normal temperatures. One of the oldest compostable containers is made from naturally occurring sustainable ...
by Ken Albala
Recyclable/Compostable Packaging Recyclable/compostable packaging materials can be valuable or problematic. Using materials that...
Compostable materials may find use as trash can liners for food waste. Economic Issues for Food ...
An Encyclopedia of What We Love to Eat by Andrew F. Smith
Frito-Lay, for instance, created completely compostable packaging for its 10.5ounce bag of SunChips.
by Robin Morris Collin, Robert William Collin
Waste is divided into three streams at the residence: recyclable, organic compostable, and nonrecyclable. The recyclable and organic compostable waste is to be taken to a waste management center. Some critics of the development do not ...
by Maurice Waite
compostable adj. composter n. – origin Latin composita ' something put together'. composure n. the state of being calm and self-controlled.
The Indispensible Green Resource for Every Gardener by Fern Marshall Bradley, Barbara Ellis, Ellen Phillips
Plus, as much as three—quarters of your household waste is compostable, too.
by Carla Emery
Therewouldbe compostable organicmaterial inthat stuff, but that wouldn't excusetheslowbut steady pollution ofthe soil withlead and other heavy metals and bad stuffthatwould come withit—to saynothingof the burdenofnon- biodegradable ...
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- Compostable Trees
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- Compostable corn cups
Nosh in Durham uses compostable corn cups!
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- Compostable Cellulose Sticker for Teko Socks
great socks from a great company
Photo credit: Plan It Green Printing
- Compostable Cellulose Clear Sticker forTeko Socks
Clear stickers for a great sock
Photo credit: Plan It Green Printing
- Compostable Reunions Cup
This year, there were "compostable" cups that people could use instead of the traditional Reunions cups.
Photo credit: Joe Shlabotnik
- Volcano at Home's new compostable coffee pods
Photo credit: Bex.Walton
- Day 61: Wine in a Compostable Cup
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Scrabble value of C3O1M3P3O1S1T1A1B3L1E1
The value of this 11-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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