Category Archives: Recycling

16Jul/16
bio plastic

The Latest Innovation in Plastic – Biodegradability

bio plastic

There is a change coming – a change to the way plastics are manufactured. A change for the good of the environment, that’s also cost effective, and produces a product that is equal in every way to the plastic products of old. And best of all, these new plastics are biodegradable.

The Traditional Way:

Traditionally, plastics have been made the same, without very little change down through the years. The manufacturing methods required the use of items such as crude oil and other harmful to the environment compounds. Now, there is a real alternative. There are now ingredients like bio-based plasticizer, made from renewable source materials, that will no doubt revolutionize the way plastics are created. Combined with fatty acids from plant based sources, these new plastics offer the very same quality you’ve known of regular plastic.
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18Apr/16
recycle

Recycling, How it Started and Where its Going

Recycling may seem like a relatively new development that grew out of the rise of environmental awareness in the 70s and 80s. However, the first recycling program actually started in 1031 ADin ancient Japan when the first recorded incident of recycling paper sprang up. In the past thousand years recycling has become more widespread and comprehensive, and it’s only getting better.
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