Waste and Recycling
Plastics and Polymers
Misuse of plastics?
Asked in Mobile Phones, Telephones
What are the misuse of mobile phones?
Putting your phone in the sun is a misuse. Over charging your phone even when the battery is full. Making calls by a fuel station is a misuse. Putting your phone inside water is a misuse. Putting your phone on a gas cooker is a misuse. Making calls while your phone is charging is a misuse. Using your phone until the batery drain out is a misuse.
Asked in Waste and Recycling, Energy Conservation
What do you mean by Degradable plastics and Bio plastics?
Asked in Science
Plastics that can be broken down by microorganisms and what are described as?
Asked in Pollution, Waste and Recycling, Air Pollution
What is non-biodegradable plastics?
Biodegradable plastics are plastic materials that degrade through the natural process of living organisms into humus, gas, water or other basic elemental materials. Non-biodegradable plastics are any plastics that either do not break down at all or plastics that require mechanical or chemical breakdown. PLA and oxodegradable plastics are examples of non-biodegradable plastics. PHA and ENSO plastics are examples of biodegradable plastics.