So-Called “Biodegradable” Plastic Bags Shown to Survive 3yrs at Sea and in Soil

Recent research has revealed that single-use plastic carrier bags claiming to be “biodegradable” may not be so ecofriendly after all. In fact, some of the experiment’s variables were still able to function as shopping bags after spending 3 years exposed to the elements. The unprecedented study tested compostable bags, two types of biodegradable bag and […]