This easy household guide tells you everything you need to know about composting, from the different containers that are available, and what to put in them, to how to use your compost and what to do if you want to get more involved in the process. Composting includes an A-Z on how to compost everything from ash to weeds; advice on how to compost in small spaces, information on bins and wormeries and getting more involved in bigger community schemes.
Nicky Scott is Chairman of the Community Composting Association and works for Devon County Council. He is author of Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Composting for All, both published by Green Books. He lives in Chagford, Devon with his wife and children.