Microbeads Banned

alternative with the replacement of polyethylene microbeads.

By |2019-11-08T22:16:25+00:00noviembre 8th, 2019|microbeads, Microbeads Banned, microbeads tagua, microspheres, scrubs|

Plastic microspheres are the tiny plastic particles that some cosmetic products contain, such as toothpastes, shower gels or scrubs, which include them because of their abrasive capacity. Microplastics are a theoretically small part of the problem of contamination by plastics, but their impact is especially serious because they are used in products whose waste goes down [...]

Vegetable Naturbeads

By |2019-11-07T20:38:54+00:00noviembre 7th, 2019|Microbeads Banned, tagua microbeads, Tagua Natural White Exfoliant|

Plastic microbeads were banned in shower gels and toothpaste in the United Kingdom last year, but they could still be hidden in your sunscreen or lipstick. Now, the start up Naturbeads, in collaboration with the University of Bath, is working with several companies to replace the microplastics present in these products with biodegradable microbeads of [...]

ECOLOGICAL ALTERNATIVES TO MICROPLASTICS

By |2019-11-06T23:21:19+00:00noviembre 6th, 2019|Environmentally Friendly Microplastic Alternatives, Microbeads Banned|

The term Microplastic refers to the small fragments of plastic that have become one of the main threats of our day both for the environment and for the life of many living beings: humans, fish, birds, etc ... Millions of tons of plastic are manufactured every year, and only a small percentage is recycled. Much [...]