single-use plastics

Planet or Plastic? The rise and fall of plastic straws

There is a quiet revolution happening and consumers are influencing a seismic shift away from single-use plastics. But is it too little too late?
making greener choices

Biodegradable, Degradable and Compostable - What is the difference?

Confusing terminology can make it difficult to know just what we're buying. We explain just what the difference is between biodegradable, degradable and compostable and what it means for the earth.
biodegradable plastic

The uncomfortable truth about biodegradable plastics

With the earth's oceans choking on plastic waste, turning to biodegradable plastic appears to be a perfect solution. But what is the real truth about 'bioplastics' and are they really what they claim?