verdi towels are recyclable

Composting is a natural way to recycle organic material such as kitchen scraps or garden waste. Microorganisms, including bacteria or fungi, feed on the waste and break it down into a dark crumbly mass called compost.

Verdi towels break down into nutrient rich compost in only 24 hours in a composting facility . (see video below)

committing to composting

The Irish Government is committed to reducing the amount of biodegradable waste sent to landfill. Recycling domestic organic waste to make compost is one way to reach this target.

help us help the planet

Composting helps reduce landfill, which helps reduce methane emissions and helps to lower carbon footprint.

dirty little secrets

Nguyễn Thị Hồng Thắm is paid $6.50 a day to sort recycling on the outskirts of Hanoi.

composting 

Reduces landfill, pollution, waste and pesticides. It saves water and energy. It improves soil quality for organisms and educates and encourages the next generation to be kind to our planet. 

stage 1|

verdi towels are made from wood pulp extracted for the canopy level of trees to ensure sustainabilty. These trees continues to grow. 







stage 2|

when disposing of your verdi towels shred them and add them to your household compost or send them to a reputable composting facility. composting cuts down on the amount of household waste you put in other household bins so you pay lower fees for having them emptied. 

stage 3|
benefits of compost

  • Enriches soil by adding nutrients. Compost is humus—nutrient-rich soil. ...
  • Introduces valuable organisms to the soil. Microorganisms, such as bacteria, fungi, and protozoa, decompose organic material. ...
  • Suppresses plant diseases and pests
  • Recycles kitchen and yard waste. ...
  • Reduces landfill waste. ...
  • Good for the environment! 
 

composting verdi towels 
in co-operation with enrich.ie


enrich compost – now Certified Organic

Enrich compost is a natural product made by composting garden cuttings and a great way of putting energy and life back into poorly performing soil.It has been certified by the Irish Organic Association and is suitable for use by Organic Farmers and Growers.This peat free organic mixture is finely screened to create a finished product rich in essential nutrients and organic matter. In the case of large bulk orders for the hospitality, healthcare etc sectors in Ireland Verdi work in conjunction with Enrich Ireland. Enrich will supply the compost bins and organise their collection in accordance with your needs. 


Video stages 1|2|3| below show enrich ireland composting verdi organic towels in their composting facility in Kilcock, Co. Meath, Ireland. Verdi towels composted withing 24 hours into fibrous nutrient rich soil. 


Kings and cabbages go back to compost, but good deeds stay green forever.

Rick DeMarinis, American Novelist