“Biodegradable,” a magic word for environmentally-minded consumers, isn’t always a green panacea

Environmentally-conscious shoppers tend to be drawn to such labels, but might not be aware of a critical drawback

Next to empty shelves where toilet paper used to be is a stretch of aisle stacked with trash bags, disposable…

Full text: https://www.fairwarning.org/2020/04/biodegradable-label-draws-consumers/


Lynne Peeples


FairWarning, 2020-04-29.


Biodegradable Products Institute (BPI)
North Carolina State University
Singapore University of Technology and Design SUTD
University of Kentucky
Whole Foods Market IP, L.P.


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