Feeding your worms

N

YES

Fruits and Vegetables
Raw and cooked

Tree Leaves
Only use dry tree leaves to avoid excess humidity

Bread, Cookies, Pasta and rice
Wet them to accelerate the compost process

Coffee Grinds and Tea bags
Excellent for building the compost structure

Grass
Dry Grass Only

Coconut fibers and Wood shavings
To build and regulate the compost structure

Paper and cardboard
Recyclable and without any paint

Egg shells
Crush them for faster decomposition

Hair
As long as it has not been treated with chemical products

q

NO

Plastic
Not Biodegradable

Red meat or fish
Excess of protein may kill the worms

Dog or Cat excrement
Smells bad and contains pathogens

Aluminum foil
Not Biodegradable

Lactose products
Fats are very difficult For the worms to digest

Seeds
They take too long to decompose and might germinate instead

Glass
Not Biodegradable

Bones or Mollusk SHELLS
Take too much time to decompose

More than half of our trash can become earthworm food or bedding material

Reduce Waste