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Can Worms Compost Latex Condoms?

You may remember back in March/early April I decided to take my condom experiment from the compost tumbler to the worm bin.  Why?  …why not? Worms are so quick to gobble through whatever waste is thrown at them…maybe they’ll eat … Continue reading

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Condoms in the Worm Bin: Update 2

It’s been about 6 weeks since I started the condoms-in-the-worm-bin experiment. There’s not really much to report other than that the condoms are still in the bin.  They’re covered in springtails and what looks like mites.  I’ve caught worms sitting … Continue reading

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Condoms in the Worm Bin: Latex Love or Trojan Travesty?

You may remember a few months ago when I put expired latex condoms in my compost tumbler…eventually the microbes gobbled them up, and they are now gone. How do you think worms will respond to them?  My worm bin is … Continue reading

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