How is organics recycling different from backyard composting?

You can compost more materials with organics recycling than in your backyard compost bin. Large-scale commercial composting facilities maintain higher temperatures than backyard compost bins. These temperatures are needed to kill bacteria and break down items that cannot be composted in a backyard compost bin, including meat, bones, dairy products and compostable plastics. Backyard composting is still a great option for recycling fruit and vegetable scraps and yard waste into a soil amendment that you can use at home.

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1. How do I get started?
2. What are the benefits of organics recycling?
3. What can I recycle in my organics cart?
4. How much does this program cost me?
5. How often is my organics cart picked up?
6. Can I change the size of my organics cart?
7. Can I use regular plastic bags to collect organics?
8. How is organics recycling different from backyard composting?
9. Who will collect my organics recycling?
10. Where do my organics go?