Multi Purpose

Multi Purpose

Reduced peat compost, perfect for cuttings, rooting, planters and hanging baskets.

Eco’s multi-purpose compost is ideal for use as a general growing medium particularly for grass, vegetables and herbs.

The material improves the quality of soil by developing soil structure and increasing water retention.

Price £74.25 (Ex VAT) per dumpy bag (on average 1m³) Quantity

Product

Multi Purpose compost is nutrient-rich, an excellent source of organic matter and helps plants to establish themselves quickly. 

The product is easy to use and requires little maintenance.

Used regularly in potting and seed trays, the material is a great option for fledgling plants and seedlings.

Specification

Typical Properties:

  • Input Materials: Biodegradable green plant & tissue matter
  • Particle Size Distribution: 100% passing a 7.0mm screen >90% passing a 4.0mm screen >50% passing a 1.0mm screen
  • Bulk Density: 456g/litre
  • Moisture Content: 35% m/m
  • Dry Matter: 65% m/m
  • Organic Matter: (as loss on ignition) 25% of the dry matter
  • Carbon: Nitrogen Ratio: 12:1
  • pH: 6.5
  • Electrical Conductivity: 345 μS/cm Purity: Substantially free of physical contaminants, viable weed seeds and pathogens. Potentially Toxic Elements: Within acceptable limits
  • Certification: PAS100 & the Compost Quality Protocol, in which this quality compost was produced in compliance with the Compliance Quality Protocol’;

Restrictions

Our Multi-Purpose compost is not designed for use as a medium for planting acid loving species (eg Rhododendron) or as a top dressing for turf.

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


  • Improves moisture retention and soil structure
  • Nutrient-rich and an excellent source of organic matter, which helps plants to establish quickly
  • Friable & easy to apply
  • Requires little maintenance

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