Biodegradable trash bag story
An Phat Biodegradable bag
Taking garbage to the dump, have you ever rolled your eyes over what printed on your let say your kitchen trash bags roll label, you may have noticed abundance of name tags appearing over the last few years such as biodegradable trash bag, ecofriendly trash bag or environmentally friendly trash bag,…
Let’s unveil the little mystery behind the oh-so common item that we all consuming every day without ever wonder for a split second of what my biodegradable trash bag made of and what differences does it make for our planet?
Ubiquitously found around us, which has become a seemingly essential part of our daily life, biodegradable trash bag is made from similar petrochemical-based materials to conventional plastic, only with compounds added that cause them to disintegrate slowly but surely.
To break it down even more, biodegradable trash bag is decomposed gradually by bacteria, fungus or various other living organisms. In other simplified word, just leave it be, after a while, but not so out of the blue, our tiny little friends from mother earth will make that biodegradable trash bags vanish ashes-to-ashes, dust-to-dust style, how convenience!
The question now, for how long?
Normally, it takes around three to six months for our so called microscopic comrades to chew out the biodegradable trash bag. However, the period of breaking down depends on several other criteria, namely temperature and the amount of moisture present. So all in all, biodegradable trash bag will not last for very long under the gently harsh invasion of nature since it was made vulnerable in a good way.
That sounds good for our beloved globe, but is the quality of the biodegradable trash bag coming unharmed?
An Phat compostable bag
Certainly, that is a resounding yes. Because only a small portion of compound that is ever needed from trash bag manufacturer to make the product stays true to its tittle, and moreover, biodegradable trash bag will only start to cease to exist notably only under the exposure to said factors, it is guaranteed that there would be none unwanted deformity or shortage in quality of our eco-friendly trash bag during usage time.
To sum it up, biodegradable trash bag would provide daily use without any concern for consumers as well as leaving no carbon footprint treating properly after use, therefore it has become a not so new but inevitable trend for packaging worldwide.
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