Municipal greenwaste compost

Question ...

I want to replace the soil in my greenhouse beds as it is now diseased. I have garden compost to use, but not enough. Is it safe to use municipal greenwaste compost, or is this likely to contain diseases too?

Answer ...

Municipal compost that meets the PAS100 quality standard should be fine to use in your greenhouse. To gain PAS100 accreditation, it must go through a monitored composting process that, among other things, ensures that the materials reach significant temperatures for several days, which should kill off most pests and diseases.

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