Bio-Plastics currently constitute 1% of all packaging, but the growth is set to explode in the coming years. With large conglomerates such as Pepsi and Coca-Cola making huge commitments to move completely to bio-plastic packaging by 2025. But are bio-plastics the panacea, solve all problem to the plastic waste? What are bio-plastics? ‘Bioplastics’ has become a catch-all term, incorporating bio-based plastics, biodegradable plastics and...
Biodegradable, Recyclable, Compostable, Bio-Plastics.. But what do all of these really mean? What are the laws around them? Which one is the most sustainable?