Can You Compost Facial Tissues?

Facial Tissue Compost

Yes, facial tissues can be used as composting material. Facial tissues would be considered a brown compost matter (source of carbon).

Shred the facial tissues into smaller pieces before they are buried into the compost heap. Facial tissues should never be flushed in the toilet as they can take time to break down. Soiled facial tissue not be used as they may contain harmful pathogens.

Reference: https://content.ces.ncsu.edu/what-can-be-home-composted

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