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Are Compost Bags Biodegradable?

Are Compost Bags Biodegradable?

We all want to live in better communion with the earth and ensure our daily lives don’t leave a hefty carbon footprint. 

What Fabrics Are Most and Least Biodegradable?

What Fabrics Are Most and Least Biodegradable?

Understanding fabrics, what they are and what they comprise will ensure we stay in tune with the earth. 

Are Orbeez Biodegradable?

Are Orbeez (Water Beads) Biodegradable?

Are Orbeez biodegradable? And if so, how long does it take Orbeez to biodegrade? Orbeez is a brand or trade name that identifies a certain type of expandable gel bead. How long does it take for orbeez to grow? These small pellets grow up to 100 times their original size when put in water. What […]

Why Can't Water Be Sold in Biodegradable Bottles?

Why Can’t Water Be Sold in Biodegradable Bottles?

Less than half went into recycling campaigns and some of these plastic bottles are in semi-biodegradable plastics. 

How to Dispose of Oxo-Biodegradable Plastic

How to Dispose of Oxo-Biodegradable Plastic

Developing more and better ways to come up with eco-friendly materials, some companies have begun producing oxo-biodegradable plastics. 

Do Fingernails Decompose?

Do Fingernails Decompose?

This will be no good because it will cause inadvertent scratching and catch on material, among other things.