Bioplastics | truthpaste
Bioplastics

July 02, 2021

What are Bioplastics? There isn’t a short answer to this. The term bioplastic is a blanket term used that can cover a range of plastic-like materials, and new types of bioplastics being developed all the time. 

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World Ocean Day | truthpaste
World Ocean Day

June 08, 2021

Did you know that our oceans cover 70% of the worlds surface? They produce at least 50% of the worlds oxygen and absorb around 30% of the carbon dioxide we humans produce. Our oceans are home to the most biodiverse places on earth. 


Today is World Oceans Day.  Whilst it’s a great opportunity to highlight the issues and problems our seas are facing on a global scale, we must also take the time to see a positive movement and how we can get involved to help.  

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Titanium Dioxide - Is it Safe? | truthpaste
Titanium Dioxide - Is it Safe?

June 07, 2021 1 Comment

Following the recent announcement by EU Watchdog regarding the safety of titanium dioxide, we take a closer look at the risks associated with it and where you can find it. Also known as E 171 as a food colouring, or CI 7789 when used as a pigment in cosmetics. 

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