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BUGG123 BUGG123
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11 years ago
Why is composting an example is sustainability?
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2 months ago
Composting is an example of sustainability because it is a process that helps reduce waste and greenhouse gas emissions. Composting involves breaking down organic waste, such as food scraps and yard trimmings, into a nutrient-rich soil amendment that can be used to improve soil quality and support plant growth.

Composting is a sustainable practice because it reduces the amount of waste that goes to landfills, which in turn reduces the amount of methane gas produced by decomposing organic matter. Methane is a potent greenhouse gas that contributes to climate change. Composting also reduces the need for chemical fertilizers, which can have negative environmental impacts, and it helps to conserve water by improving soil moisture retention.

In summary, composting is an example of sustainability because it helps reduce waste and greenhouse gas emissions, improves soil quality, and supports plant growth. It is a sustainable practice because it reduces the amount of waste that goes to landfills, reduces the production of methane gas, and reduces the need for chemical fertilizers.
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