Toilet Paper vs. Bath Tissue?

Answer Toilet paper/bath tissue differs from facial tissue in that it is designed to deteriorate when wet to keep drain pipes clear. The two terms are virtually the same, depending on preference. Inciden... Read More »

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Is tissue paper the same as toilet paper?

Toilet paper is one type of tissue paper. Visit for anything paper

What came before toilet tissue?

Before the advent of specifically designed toilet paper products in the 19th century, people used a variety of materials--including sponges, grass, hay, moss, sheep’s wool and paper from newspape... Read More »

Who invented toilet tissue?

Toilet paper dates back to the late 14th century. In 1391, the Bureau of Imperial Supplies, located in China, created 720,000 sheets of toilet paper per year specifically for the emperors of China ... Read More »

Which toilet tissue is the most biodegradable?

All toilet tissue is biodegradable, but some chemicals used in making toilet paper leave harmful residue when the paper breaks down. According to Greenpeace, these toilet paper brands that are made... Read More »