Category: Decomposition

Uncovering the Slow Decay of Steel Cans in Landfills: A Decomposition Timeline

When we think of landfills, we often think of a place where garbage goes to rot. But not all materials decompose at the same rate. For example, steel cans are often used to store food and beverages, but how long does it take for them to decompose in a landfill? In this article, we’ll take

Synthetic Tire Decomposition in Landfills: A Closer Look

Synthetic tires are an essential component of modern automobiles. They are made from a complex mixture of materials, including rubber, synthetic polymers, and other chemicals. While these materials make tires durable and long-lasting, they also make them difficult to dispose of. When tires are discarded, they often end up in landfills, where they can take