Plastic Bubble Wrap: The Best Environmentally Friendly Alternatives

plastic bubble wrap

Do you typically reach for bubble wrap when mailing or shipping packages? Plastic bubble wrap has been a go-to mailing supply for individuals and companies who ship items. But plastic, as you know, is a material that is proving immensely toxic to our environment and health. Since 1950, 8.3 billion metric tons of plastic have been produced. …

Bioplastic Vs. Plastic – Advantages of Biodegradable Bioplastics

Plastiktüte Wiese Sonnenuntergang

Bioplastics are praised by many as an environmentally friendly alternative to conventional plastics. On the other hand, there are also many critical voices that claim biodegradable bioplastics were “nonsense” or at least question their ecological benefit.

Biodegradable vs. Compostable: Differences & Similarities (+Examples)

Biodegradable vs. Compostable

More and more companies have started promoting their products or packaging as “biodegradable” or “compostable”. That sounds great to us as consumers – somehow more environmentally friendly, right? You might even be tempted to pay a bit more for products that use one of these terms to claim that they are better for the environment. …

Eco-Friendly Sunglasses: 9 Truly Sustainable Brands (You Should Know)

Eco-Friendly Sunglasses

When you buy a new pair of sunglasses, it is usually for at least one of the following two reasons: to protect your eyes from the sun’s harmful UV rays, or to look stylish. While those are perfectly valid reasons to buy sunglasses, there’s a catch: conventional sunglasses also contribute unnecessarily to the pollution of …