Subscribe: If you would like to receive a daily email notification as new messages are posted, click here to subscribe. (Note: New messages are also included in the "My Plastic-Free Life Weekly Digest", so do consider how many emails you would like to receive.)
To add a new topic: Decide which category it will be (plastic-free alternatives, plastic news, rants, etc.) and click on that category. Then, you will see the "Add Topic" button at the top right of the section for that category.
Why Register? You may post as a guest without registering, but your post will be held in the moderation queue until I approve it, and depending on my schedule, that could take a while. If you register, your posts will go through immediately. If you have trouble registering or adding topics, please contact me for help.
August 22, 2011
to: Cliff's Variety, Castro St, SF, CA
The TWIST sponges and scrubbies, etc are all biodegradable - unlike the product line that you currently carry, Goodbye Detergent.
Basically, Goodbye Detergent is trying to masquerade as a green and "environmentally friendly" while all of their still contain plastics, in the form of polyester, nylon, polyurethane and plain old plastic. And NONE of them are biodegradable. I know they're trying to say their products are so effective you don't need to use 'harmful' detergents - but the plastic products they are using are quite harmful [not to mention there are many non-harming dish soap alternatives]
This is just my 2 cents :-) Nobody has paid me to say this (unfortunately!). THANKS!
Thanks, Jennifer Maher
for a multitude of reasons why I wouldn't want to buy disposables with plastic, see http://fakeplasticfish.com/
Most Users Ever Online: 320
Currently Browsing this Page:
Guest Posters: 176
Administrators: Beth Terry: 362