Compost mix calulator
This Compost mix calulator is courtesy of klickitat county
This calculator will help you design a compost recipe for many common household organic wastes. It will determine the Total C:N Ratio for a mix of materials.
The calculator has built in average values for bulk density, percent moisture, percent nitrogen and C:N Ratio, as well as the values required to compute availability of carbon.
The results are presented in a simple, one part this - two parts of that, format.
1. Choose a Material.
2. Enter a CuFt value.
3. Press Tab or click outside the CuFt field.
4. Each time a change is made to the Material or the CuFt, the form recalculates.
5. The recipe is displayed below the table in plain language.
Detailed information on the Compost Mix Calculator and the calculations it performs.
Please note: the masurements are in foot & lb
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