Does chewing gum decompose in landscape?

Answer Chewing gum does not decompose in landscape. Gum bases are made from substances that are non-biodegradable such as plasticizers, resins, elastomers and rubber. It is because of the gum's base that ... Read More »

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How long does it take for chewing gum to decompose?

Chewing gum does not decompose, nor is it digested by the human stomach. However, research is being done on a corn-based chewing gum that would decompose in a few weeks. City governments around the... Read More »

Why does the iPhone 4S record HD portrait but not landscape if clip is loaded in landscape?

Yes, Siri is. Well, at least the makers have. There are some very cool YouTube videos about Siri!

Does ink decompose in recycled paper?

According to a 2002 Humanist article by Sam Lien, the ink commonly used on paper is petrolum-solvent based and produces by-products that don't decompose well. Soy-based inks are more environmentall... Read More »

How long does it take for a Styrofoam cup to decompose?

The use of Styrofoam, or plastic foam, in packaging and products has come under fire in recent years. Styrofoam cannot be recycled. It takes a typical foam cup about 500 years to decompose.Source:U... Read More »