does "Biode gradable" mean?
A biodegradable product can dissolve easily in the environment without destroying nature. Its the opposite of plastic and Styrofoam, which harm the environment. If everything was biodegradable, our world would be extremely clean! Unfortunately, products that are biodegradable are not used worldwide yet.
Here is the time that is takes for
some products to dissolve:
· Orange peels ... 6 months
1 millions years
Interview with Dr. Gerry Reimer
Experiment and Results