Are paper bags biodegradable? Can they be composted?

Paper bags are becoming more common in retail. Will they stick around forever – or are they biodegradable?

Can you recycle paper bags? Yes – but conditions apply!

Paper bags often seem a more eco-friendly alternative to their plastic counterparts. But can you recycle them?

Can you recycle toothbrushes? Finally, yes!

We should be replacing our toothbrush every three months – but how do we dispose of it? Are they recyclable?

Are toilet paper rolls biodegradable? Can they be composted?! You bet!

Diverting items from landfill is vital. As well as being recyclable, are toilet rolls biodegradable and suitable for the composting?

Can you recycle tin/aluminum foil? Yes, but rules apply!

Tin/aluminum foil often gets thrown in the trash. Is recycling it a possibility or is destined for landfill?

Why can’t you recycle pizza boxes? Myth busted: you can!

There are mixed messages regarding the recycling of pizza boxes – here we tell you all you need to know!

Are banana peels biodegradable? Can they be composted?

Although we can eat banana peels, very few people do! Can they be added to the home compost?

Can you compost bones? Yes, with one additional step!

Composting isn’t as easy as it sounds, not every item is suitable. What about animal bones?

Is Play Doh biodegradable? Can it be composted?

Will Play Doh end up in landfill for eternity?! Or is it biodegradable and fit for the compost bin?

Can you compost whole eggs? Yes, with caution!

We eat ALOT of eggs, leading to egg-related waste. Can they be popped in the home compost bin whole?