this ain't livin': 'Compostable' Plastics and Ugly Truths

Using compostable materials to reduce waste seems like an obvious way to help the environment, but it’s not as simple as it appears, like so many ‘green’ choices. Behind every new supposedly environmentally-friendly product typically lies another, more complex, story that needs to be ferreted out and addressed before shelling out for those products. Don’t be seduced by green packaging and friendly claims, artful brown paper and whimsical decorations suggesting that you’re helping the planet. Find out about the science behind this products, and whether they’re all they’re cracked up to be, before you go getting too excited.

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