Is floss biodegradable? Can it be composted?

Dental floss is a common part of a healthy oral care routine. But is floss biodegradable?

Are candles bad for the environment?

Candles are a popular household item. But how, if at all, do they affect the environment?

Can you compost wine corks (natural or synthetic)?

We often throw wine corks in the trash without thinking. How else can we dispose of them? Can you compost wine corks?

Can you recycle crayons? YES!

Crayons are usually made from paraffin wax – not the most eco-friendly option out there, But, can they be recycled?

Can you recycle bubble wrap? YES!

Online shopping has never been so popular – but this leads to more packaging waste, unfortunately. Can you recycle bubble wrap?

Can you recycle pens? Yes and no…

Despite moving towards more paper-less means, we still go through a ridiculous amount of pens. Can you recycle them?

Is newspaper biodegradable? Can it be composted?

Despite falling sales, newspapers lead to an enormous amount of waste. Are they biodegradable and fit for composting?

Can you compost moldy food? Veg, yes. Meat, no!

Despite our best efforts, everyone at some point will fail to use up groceries before they go moldy. Can these be added to the compost bin?

Can you recycle fabric scraps?

Unfortunately, fabric scraps can’t go in with the curbside collection – what are the other options available?

Can you recycle wine corks? (Natural or synthetic)

People often don’t know what to do with wine corks, so they get thrown in the trash by default. But can you recycle them?