Are you confused by how to dispose of “green” and “biodegradable” plastics? You’re not alone.
In response to rising awareness of the global issues associated with plastic litter, many new alternative “green” plastics have entered the market-place, especially in replacement of single-use items such as packaging and microbeads.
In many cases, these items are labelled as being plant-based, biodegradable and compostable but there are widespread misconceptions about how they should be disposed.
Discover how to decipher the mysterious language of labelling and how to responsibly dispose of your plastic waste with environmental biologist, Dannielle Green (ARU).