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Chopping up your scraps

While things like a whole apple or pineapple will decompose given enough time, you can certainly help speed along the process by chopping up your compostable materials before you stick them into the freezer. The smaller the particle size the easier it will be for your friendly decomposers to feast on later. Smaller pieces of waste will also provide for a more even distribution of air and moisture among the materials during decomposition, making for better compost.

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