GREEN SNIPPETS

TIME IT TAKES FOR WASTE TO DISPOSE


Decompose [ Verb (transitive) to separate or break down something into its components; to disintegrate or fragment / (intransitive) to rot, decay or putrefy ] in the environment:
  • Glass Bottle = 1000 + years
  • Monofilament Fishing Lines = 600 years
  • Plastic Beverage Bottle = 450 years
  • Disposable Diaper = 450 years
  • Aluminium Can = 80-200 years
  • Foamed Plastic Buoy = 80 years
  • Foamed Plastic Cups = 50 years
  • Rubber-Boot Sole = 50-80 years
  • Tin Cans = 50 years
  • Leather = 50 years
  • Nylon Fabric = 1-40 years
  • Plastic Film Container = 20-30 years
  • Plastic Bag = 10-20 years
  • Cigarette Butt = 1-5 years
  • Wool Sock = 1-5 years
  • Plywood = 1-3 years
  • Waxed Milk Carton = 3 months
  • Apple Core = 2 months
  • Newspaper = 6 week
  • Paper Towel = 2-4 weeks
  • Orange or Banana Peel = 2-5 weeks

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South African products

Small Lunch Bag with Binding

Fleece Picnic Blanket

Bull Denim/Shweshwe Shoulder Bag

Bull Denim / Shweshwe / PVC Conference Bag

Hessian / PVC / Shweshwe Conference Bag with Top Handle


 
Shweshwe / PVC Sling Conference Bag


 
Various Hessian Bags Now Available in Coloured Hessian


 
Tablet Sling Bag