Get the answers to the most popular composting questions.

Need any help getting started?
Why should I choose HOTBIN?
Find out what's involved - Download our User and Quick Start Guides for an easy set up.
Find out the benefits of hot versus cold composting and how they vary.
Work your way through our Check List - Get your HOTBIN up to 60°c in no time!
Does your household generate enough waste to satisfy your HOTBIN. See what we suggest.
Water leaking from the mesh plate, putrid odour, 30°c but not 60°c.
Find out the how hot composting works. Keep your bacteria happy!
There are a couple of different ways to start your HOTBIN. Find out which method suits you.
What are the most important features when shopping for a compost bin?


Monday, 10 October 2016  |  HOTBIN Composting

How the HOTBIN bio-filter bag works and why it should'nt be removed from the bin.

Friday, 7 October 2016  |  HOTBIN Composting

From rubber to pet fur, here are ten items which you probably thought couldn't be composted.

Monday, 15 August 2016  |  HOTBIN Composting

Can eggshells be composted? What benefits do eggshells provide to soil?

Thursday, 4 August 2016  |  HOTBIN Composting

The HOTBIN is supplied with two thermometers, learn how, why and when they should be used and during hot composting

Wednesday, 3 August 2016  |  HOTBIN Composting

HOTBIN is an aerobic composter and does not require an external power source to work effectivley

Tuesday, 29 March 2016  |  HOTBIN Composting

HOTBIN Composting recieves bronze award at the Edible Garden Show

Thursday, 25 February 2016  |  HOTBIN Composting

HOTBIN Composting has been acquired by UK manufacturer DS Smith Foam Products.

Thursday, 12 November 2015  |  HOTBIN Composting

HOTBIN Composting receives nomination for Most Effective Composting Product.

Friday, 6 November 2015  |  HOTBIN Composting

Bacteria is essential to the composting process however is old compost good to add in the HOTBIN or should it be avoided?

Wednesday, 23 September 2015  |  HOTBIN Composting

What does your first batch of compost look like? The base layer in your HOTBIN may need to be partially or completely reprocessed - find out why.

Page 2 of 18    (174 Posts)