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How to compost cereal and grains

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Cereal and grains

Oatmeal and cereals

Put all cereals and grains in your green cart for composting.

This includes:

  • All types and brands of breakfast cereals
  • Oatmeal and porridge
  • Quick oats and steel cut oats
  • Chia seeds
  • Hemp hearts
  • Granola
  • Granola bars and protein bars
  • Breakfast bars

Special instructions

  • Drain any milk or liquid down the sink before composting food.
  • Use newspaper, flyers and used paper towels to soak up any excess liquid.
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Author: City of Calgary
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