Out of the following, which is not biodegradable?
  1. Vegetable peels
  2. Plastic bags
  3. Cotton
  4. Jute

Correct answer: (b) Plastic bags

Explanation: Plastic bags are non-biodegradable in nature.

Biodegradable MaterialsNon-biodegradable Materials

(i) A material that gets decomposed through natural processes, such as the action of bacteria.

(ii) e.g., cotton or jute.

(i) A material that does not get decomposed by natural processes.

(ii) e.g., plastics.


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