Did you know that many disposable teabags are made from plastic?
Information about previously unknown secrets of home brewed tea has been making the rounds on social media, and some surprising facts are emerging.
- First and most shocking, there’s actually plastic in many of the popular tea bags on the market.
- As a result of this, you shouldn’t be composting these tea bags, as you’re contaminating the compost with non-biodegradable plastics.
- Since they aren’t compostable or recyclable, they end up as waste in a landfill.
Making the switch to reusable bags easy and cheaper in the long run.