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Sunday, May 3, 2009

Bonnie Plants - Come in Biodegradable (not plastic) Pots

Most potted plants come in #5 PP containers that are not very easy to recycle (few facilities) or in plastic that is not marked. Bonnie Plants offers plants in biodegradable containers so there is no plastic to throw away ...

" ... Bonnie Plants ... available in our exclusive 4- and 5-inch peat pots, ...introduced a new line of earth-friendly products this season under the "Going Greener for You" banner. ... is a company-wide effort toward environmentally friendly products. ...Included in the first phase ... are ... Exclusive biodegradable peat pots ... Jumbo biodegradeable fiber pots ... New recycling and reuse practices and facilities"

"Peat pots,...are 100 percent biodegradable. ... can be put into the soil "pot, plant, and all,"... peat pots have already prevented more than 100 million pounds of plastic from ending up in landfills. ... are the country's largest wholesaler of vegetable and herb plants for home gardeners."

" ... recycling facility at our headquarters reuses and recycles supplies, tags, pots, and plant container trays."

Via: Bonnie Plants LINK

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