What is biodegradable waste?
It is a kind of waste that can be decomposed by micro organisms.
Biodegradable waste is a type of waste, typically originating from plant or animal sources, which may be broken down by other living organisms. Waste that cannot be broken down by other living organisms may be called non-biodegradable. Biodegradable waste can be commonly found in municipal solid waste (sometimes called biodegradable municipal waste, or BMW) as green waste, food waste, paper waste, and biodegradable plastics. Other biodegradable wastes include human waste, manure, sewage and slaughterhouse waste.
Some examples of biodegradable and non-biodegradable is: Biodegradable : leaves, flowers, kitchen waste (wet) animal or human excretion, seedless fruit, handmade bags, dead animals or human beings wood, wires without coating. Non-biodegradable: plastic products, nylon products, synthetic products, silk products, clothes, dry kitchen waste, glass products.