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How to compost butter and lard

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Butter and lard


Put all types of butter and lard into your green cart for composting.

This includes:

  • Salted, unsalted and flavoured butters
  • Lard and shortening
  • Margarine

Special instructions

  • Solidify the butter and lard to make it easier to put in your kitchen pail.
  • Use newspaper or used paper towels to soak up any melted butter and oils.
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Author: City of Calgary
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