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7 Ways to Go Green at Home

7 Ways to Go Green at Home

Leading an eco-friendly lifestyle starts with you. Here are seven simple changes you can make to go green in your home. With sustainable practices becoming more and more mainstream, Britons everywhere are looking for ways to lead a more earth-conscious, eco-friendly...

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UNDERSTANDING COMPOSTABILITY

UNDERSTANDING COMPOSTABILITY

Compostability is further broken down into 2 categories, home compostable and industrial compostable. The general difference between industrial / professional composting facilities and back yard / home composting facilities is the larger scale, mechanical breaking down / pre-preparation of compostable product…

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WHAT IS PLA?

WHAT IS PLA?

PLA (polylactic acid) is typically made from the sugars in corn starch (as is the case with Bonnie Bio’s certified compostable & biodegradable plastic alternatives range), cassava or sugarcane…

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MICROPLASTICS: SMALL PLASTIC, BIG PROBLEM

MICROPLASTICS: SMALL PLASTIC, BIG PROBLEM

Microplastics are filling the seas and working their way into the creatures that live in them. That means that these ocean microplastics are entering the food chain and ultimately our bodies. It’s not just fish and shellfish where researchers are finding microplastics…

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THE UGLY TRUTH: OXO-DEGRADABLE PLASTIC

THE UGLY TRUTH: OXO-DEGRADABLE PLASTIC

Oxo-degradable plastic packaging is often marketed as a solution to plastic pollution because it claims to degrade into harmless residues. However, this is not the case. Instead, these products fragment into tiny shards of plastic that actually contribute to plastic pollution…

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