All > Science > Climate Change
- Partial breakdown of organic plant and animal matter by aerobic bacteria to produce a material that can be used as a soil conditioner or fertilizer. See compost.
EPA - Cite This Source - This Definition
- Compost, fertilization, Fertilization, Carbon Dioxide, fertilizer, Inorganic fertilizer, Manure, Nitrous Oxide (N2O), Organic fertilizer, Synthetic fertilizer