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In the 1950s, most people considered plastic a miracle material. But, nowadays, there's far more awareness about the toxic nature of plastic manufacturing, recycling and use. Namel...

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The term non-biodegradable describes substances that do not break down to a natural, environmentally safe condition over time by biological processes. In o The term non-biodegradab...

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A polymer is a type of chemical compound whose molecules are bonded together in long repeating chains. The term polymer is commonly used in the plastics and composites industry, of...

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Most types of plastic are rarely consumed by bacteria, so they don't decompose like most organic material. However, certain types of plastic are designed t Most types of plastic ar...

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No all plastic is biodegradable. Could using more biodegradable plastic help our environment? Do we really need it? Find out if we really need biodegradable plastic with this arti...

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To qualify as biodegradable, plastic must be scientifically proven to break down completely within a short time, but even plastic certified as biodegradable may Over 31 million ton...

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Silicone is known as a more environmentally friendly alternative to plastic, but is it biodegradable? Can it be recycled? Learn its pros and cons. Blanchi Costela / Getty No, silic...

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Decades ago, people considered plastic a miracle material and, these days, we’re praising biodegradable plastic. But is this alternative really all it’s cr In the 1950s, most peopl...

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Learn what biodegradable and compostable mean, how the terms differ, and how they can help you make more planet-friendly choices. The terms "biodegradable" and "compostable" are ev...

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Minimize your single-use plastic and shop one of these stylish eco-friendly straws. After testing out more than 20 different options, HGTV editors recommend our favorite straws, in...