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can you vermicompost glossy cardboard?

Posted by Celbrise none (My Page) on
Mon, Sep 24, 12 at 21:32

i know you can compost/vermicompost regular cardboard but we often buy frozen food that comes in glossy cardboards i was wondering if i can vermicompost things like this

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RE: can you vermicompost glossy cardboard?

Im sure that someone more knowledgable will come along and answer but the way that I understand it, the answer would be no due to the heavy chemical treatment of the material.

RE: can you vermicompost glossy cardboard?

yea i didn't add it. didn't want to risk it to begin with

RE: can you vermicompost glossy cardboard?

To make glossy cardboard, they include substances that do not compost in the cardboard, then coat it with other substances that you do not want in the bin.

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