Contract Mulch

Contract Mulch

Ideal for industrial use or areas that are not highly visible, this is functional mulch which breaks down over time to feed the soil.

A larger, coarser version of our standard Eco Mix compost, you can be assured of its high quality - without the price tag!

Price £23.50 (Ex VAT) per dumpy bag (on average 1m³) Quantity

Product

A great cost effective alternative to other mulches and barks, this is the perfect product for projects on a budget or an area of land out of sight.

The mulch requires little maintenance; however will still suppress weed growth and conserve soil moisture during dryer seasons.

If you'd like to hear further information on the benefits of this product, please feel free to call one of the team and they will be happy to discuss your site specifications with you.

Specification

Typical Properties:

  • Input Materials: Biodegradable waste (plant matter & plant tissue waste
  • Particle size distribution: >90% passing a 20mm screen >20% passing a 16mm screen
  • Bulk Density: 350 – 550g/litre
  • Moisture Content: 45% m/m
  • Dry Matter: 55% m/m
  • Organic Matter: (as loss on ignition) 35% of the dry matter
  • Carbon: Nitrogen Ratio: 7:1
  • pH: 7
  • Electrical Conductivity: 200 μS/cm. substantially free of physical contaminants, viable weed seeds and pathogens.
  • Potentially Toxic Elements: Within acceptable limits
  • Certification: PAS 100 & the Compost Quality Protocol, in which this quality compost was produced in compliance with the Compliance Quality Protocol

Restrictions

Our Contract Mulch and Coarse Eco Mix can be blended together (50:50) to create a bespoke blend called 'Agri Mix.'

The information within the specification for both products, is also applicable to this bespoke blend.

Safe storage, handling, application & use of quality compost

Information on good practice for use as compost as set out in Appendix F of the Compost Quality Protocol has been highlighted.

 

User Benefits


  • Helps to suppress weed growth and conserves soil moisture, preserving plant life in hotter conditions
  • Enhances the appearance of new and existing beds and borders
  • Easy to install and rakes outs easily
  • Requires little maintenance 
  • Plant, animal and environmentally friendly
  • Provides good insulation for plants in colder conditions, reducing plant loss
  • A great cost effective alternative to other Barks & mulches

Memberships & Accreditations

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  • Soil Association Logo
  • WRA Logo
  • BSI Logo

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