Benefits of Providing Biodegradable Cups

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A better option today is to provide customers with biodegradable cups , which offer a variety of benefits compared to other options. Biodegradable Products Limit Waste Accumulation. When you serve a biodegradable cup to customers, you will know that you are helping solve the problem.

Valani launches debut collection of biodegradable clothing

Inhabitat - Innovation

New fashion house Valani has launched its new debut collection of biodegradable separates and dresses inspired by light living

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Sumo wrestles sustainability into an all-natural, biodegradable diaper

Inhabitat - Innovation

This natural, biodegradable diaper that is as gentle on the planet as it is on a baby's skin

Bacardi announces new biodegradable bottles

Inhabitat - Innovation

Bacardi is bringing some good cheer to this rough year

Biodegradable mushroom packaging makes Seedlip gifts special

Inhabitat - Innovation

In an effort to help reduce food packaging waste, non-alcoholic spirit company Seedlip is introducing a Mycelium Gift Pack wrapped in biodegradable mushroom packaging. Mycelium, the root structure of mushrooms, creates a durable and sustainable packaging alternative for the upcoming holiday season

Biodegradable tree guards reduce environmental impact

Envirotec Magazine

A new range of biodegradable guards will help to reduce the environmental impact of planting new whips while improving landscape management, says the firm behind them. ENDS The post Biodegradable tree guards reduce environmental impact first appeared on Envirotec.

Biodegradable childrens shoes come with expiration date

Inhabitat - Innovation

What if you could buy clothes and shoes the same way that we buy milk? There's no doubt fashion can

This biodegradable T-shirt is made from trees and algae

Inhabitat - Innovation

The Vollebak Plant and Algae T-Shirt is an example of clothing that is produced with a vision for the end of the product lifecycle, when the shirt will biodegrade within a few months

Banana agri-waste converted into biodegradable, recyclable plastic

CleanTech Alliance

And while that part of the plant is typically discarded during harvesting, it may soon find use in a plastic that biodegrades and is fully recyclable. Source: Ben Coxworth, New Atlas, Nov 29, 2019 The bunches of bananas that we buy in stores grow off of a central trunk-like structure, known as the pseudostem. According […]. Industry News

Meet Phade, the biodegradable, bioplastic eco-straw

Inhabitat - Innovation

Environmentalists say straws are harmful, and the argument makes a lot of sense. But as an iconic beverage accessory, many people don't know how to live without straws. Thanks to Phade, they don't have to

Pela offers biodegradable phone cases and other zero-waste products

Inhabitat - Innovation

From phone cases to a new line of soaps, Pela offers products for a zero-waste lifestyle

Richard Horne moves from Borouge to biodegradable plastics firm Polymateria

Eco-Business

Horne leaves Borouge after three years and will be based in Singapore

Plumen Hive shade is 3D-printed and biodegradable

Inhabitat - Innovation

Light bulbs and lamp shades go together like peanut butter and jelly so when Plumen had an idea for a natural looking shade, they turned to designer Luke Deering with very specific goals in mind: make it elegant and make it sustainable. The Hive shade is the result of a vision to use biomorphic design to make a shade look like a natural honeycomb. Shadowing the design after well-sculpted art of the hive not only brings natural elements inside the living space, but also gives a nod to some

This LA startup turns spoiled milk into biodegradable T-shirts

Inhabitat - Innovation

Did you know that 128 million tons of milk are wasted every year

Discover Bruvi, a single-serve coffee machine with biodegradable pods

Inhabitat - Innovation

Bruvi looks like many other single-serve coffee pod systems; however, the pod that goes into the machine is very different

Graphene-based packaging presented as first truly biodegradeable and compostable alternative to plastic

Envirotec Magazine

UK biotech company Toraphene says it is preparing to unveil the world’s first truly biodegradable, compostable and commercially viable alternative to plastic packaging.

Sustainable Packaging: Biodegradable and Eco-Friendly Options For Your Business

Green Business Bureau

From post-consumer recycled paper products to unique biodegradable materials, here’s a great overview of the latest options for your business shipping needs. It is biodegradable and recyclable, and can often be used for renewable energy. Sustainable Packaging: Customers Expect It.

Finally, fully biodegradable toothpaste tubes are here

Inhabitant

How many tubes of toothpaste do you think you've used and tossed in your life

How Proteins Can Be Used to Create Biodegradable Materials

Green Living Guy

The post How Proteins Can Be Used to Create Biodegradable Materials appeared first on Green Living Guy. According to the Earth Day Foundation, nearly 8 million metric tons of plastic find their way into the Earth’s oceans each year, sinking to depths of as many as 11 km deep.

PANGAIA presents FLWRDWN, a down alternative made from biodegradable wildflowers

Inhabitat - Innovation

These puffer coats are filled with a fluffy down alternative — wildflowers

How Big a Difference Can Biodegradable Straws Make to the Environment?

Green Business Bureau

Biodegradable straws are one of the alternatives available that fit these criteria. Biodegradable materials such as paper, on the other hand, can break down in a matter of months – or even weeks. In this article, we want to share some of the real environmental benefits that biodegradable straws promise. As part of a larger strategy to reduce the use of disposable plastics, a switch to biodegradable straws can make a huge difference. What are Biodegradable Straws?

GBB Member, Chlorophyll Water, Launches Landfill Biodegradable Bottles

Green Business Bureau

According to the press release , “Chlorophyll Water has integrated a proprietary organic additive into the bottle mold of their 100% recyclable, BPA-free and non-toxic 20 fluid ounce bottle that accelerates the natural biodegradation of their bottle in biologically active landfills and anaerobic digesters. This process allow Chlorophyll Water’s bottle to be 100% recyclable, BPA-free, non-toxic, and now, landfill biodegradable.”.

Firms target hard to recycle plastic packaging reduction with biodegradable alternative

Envirotec Magazine

Packaging firm DS Smithand and Aquapak, a developer of biodegradable polymer, are teaming up to develop sustainable fibre based packaging solutions that they say will replace hard to recycle packaging made from combined materials such as cardboard and plastic. Hydropol resin pellets.

Technology uses banana leaves as a biodegradable alternative to single-use plastic

Inhabitat - Innovation

Find out how banana leaves can be transformed into a sturdy, durable alternative to single-use plastic

Tooth: the eco-friendly toothbrush made from recycled and biodegradable materials

Inhabitat - Innovation

As ubiquitous as morning coffee is the practice of brushing your teeth. We know you’re conscientious about water consumption by turning off the faucet while you brush, but there’s that seldom discussed issue of toothbrush waste, mostly plastic, that equates to around 1,000,000,000 toothbrushes heading to the landfill annually, and that’s just in the United States. Luckily, some passionate designers from London have decided to develop a sustainable option to divert waste from landfills

How Biodegradable Is Your Green Mattress?

Green Living Guy

The post How Biodegradable Is Your Green Mattress? Green mattress labels can range. That’s from “all-natural” and “organic” to “eco-friendly” and “green.” ” In an industry, like the mattress industry is one that lacks established standards. As well as definitions of these terms. These labels may apply to only one part and not the entire mattress. That begs questioning Continue Reading.

Tarform’s electric motorcycle is built from recyclable and biodegradable materials

Charged

A Brooklyn-based startup is building electric motorcycles that are made from recyclable and natural biodegradable materials. The idea was to create the motorcycle of tomorrow,” Tarform founder Taras Kravtchouk told the New York Times. “If

Finally, fully biodegradable toothpaste tubes are here

AGreenLiving

But what if those pesky toothpaste tubes were made of something biodegradable ? It’s packaged in biodegradable tubes, which can be a big step toward lessening the plastics nightmare the Earth currently finds itself in. Finally, fully biodegradable toothpaste tubes are here.

4 Features Of A Green Supply Chain

Green Living Guy

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Biodegradable childrens shoes come with expiration date

AGreenLiving

Recent industrial design graduate Shahar Asor is knitting biodegradable children’s shoes out of a sustainable composite material. See the original post: Biodegradable childrens shoes come with expiration date. Eco Green Recycle a-dark-patch a-giant-wave a-strong-sole- biodegradable case contradiction environment fabric shoes shopping sustainable fashion voice

Packaging developer Choose toasts 'world's first' biodegradable paper bottle

Business Green

The fully biodegradable and compostable packaging innovation has been developed in Edinburgh with support from Innovate UK and Sky Ocean Ventures. Eco-friendly packaging firm Choose claims to have developed the "world's first" biodegradable bottle made from paper, in a move aimed at fighting the scourge of plastic pollution and cutting down CO2, it announced yesterday.

U of M startup to manufacture biodegradable shopping bags

Green Living Guy

Four students from the University of Arkansas have launched a startup company around technology developed by U of M biochemist Simo Sarkanen, Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering, that would manufacture biodegradable plastic shopping bags. He found the technology, a lignin-based biodegradable plastic, on the Office for Technology Commercialization’s website. The post U of M startup to manufacture biodegradable shopping bags appeared first on Green Living Guy.

The case for exploring jute as an alternative to plastic

GreenBiz

For starters, it's a material that is readily available, biodegradable and affordable. Circular Economy plastic

Sumo wrestles sustainability into an all-natural, biodegradable diaper

AGreenLiving

As part of her master’s thesis, Luisa Kahlfeldt created Sumo, a natural, biodegradable diaper that is as gentle on the planet as it is on a baby’s skin. It is also biodegradable. Sumo wrestles sustainability into an all-natural, biodegradable diaper.

Biodegradable mushroom packaging makes Seedlip gifts special

AGreenLiving

In an effort to help reduce food packaging waste, non-alcoholic spirit company Seedlip is introducing a Mycelium Gift Pack wrapped in biodegradable mushroom packaging. This fully bio-contributing material is also biodegradable, recyclable and compostable.

Plumen Hive shade is 3D-printed and biodegradable

AGreenLiving

To complete the circle, the Hive shade is commercially compostable and will biodegrade in about six months at the end of its usable life cycle. Original post: Plumen Hive shade is 3D-printed and biodegradable. Eco Green Recycle a-closed-loop a-shade-look biodegradable design environment green design green home decor green lighting green-products hive into-the-neck plumen white

Valani launches debut collection of biodegradable clothing

AGreenLiving

New fashion house Valani has launched its debut collection of biodegradable separates and dresses inspired by “light living.” Valani launches debut collection of biodegradable clothing.

Bioplastics, Biodegradable Plastics, & Compostable Plastics: What’s the Difference?

AGreenLiving

Bioplastics, biodegradable plastics, … The post Bioplastics, Biodegradable Plastics, & Compostable Plastics: What’s the Difference? View post: Bioplastics, Biodegradable Plastics, & Compostable Plastics: What’s the Difference? The global bioplastic market is growing rapidly. appeared first on Earth 911.

Earth911 Podcast: So Good So You Embraces Biodegradable BtrBtl Probiotic Juice Shots

AGreenLiving

Earth911 talks with Rita Katona and Eric Hall, cofounders of … The post Earth911 Podcast: So Good So You Embraces Biodegradable BtrBtl Probiotic Juice Shots appeared first on Earth911.com. The rest is here: Earth911 Podcast: So Good So You Embraces Biodegradable BtrBtl Probiotic Juice Shots. Eco appeared-first article causes-climate change earth911 earth911-com- embraces-biodegradable greenhouse-gas katona podcast probiotic series shots talks-with

The Future Of Femcare Products Is Here With Planera’s Certified Flushable And Biodegradable Sanitary Pads

Forbes Green Tech

The company's first product is the first certified flushable and biodegradable sanitary pad. Planera is a personal hygiene brand on a mission to prove that we don't need to compromise in order to achieve sustainability in our everyday lives.

The Australian government unveils plan to end plastic pollution

Inhabitat - Innovation

With the National Plastic Plan, Australia aims to address challenges with biodegradable, recyclable and compostable plastics

Biofuels, Plastic and the Environment: Interview with Molly Morse, CEO, Mango Materials

CleanTech Group

Biofuels & Biochemicals Companies in the Spotlight Materials & Chemicals Plastic Recycling Recycling & Waste biodegradable Biofuels Materials and Chemicals Plastics textiles

Is biodegradable clothing the future of fashion?

Climate-KIC

The innovative fabric—called Amni Soul Eco—is the world’s first biodegradable polyamide 6.6 The post Is biodegradable clothing the future of fashion? Philadelphia-based brand Aqua Vida sells workout wear that’s 100 per cent recyclable, and will take under three years to decompose in an anaerobic landfill or compost heap. It also offers UV protection (SPF 50+), antibacterial benefits, comfort, breathability, durability, and is easy […].