Q. 304.7( 6 Votes )

State two advantages of using disposable paper cups over disposable plastic cups.

Answer :

1) Disposable paper cups are easily biodegradable. They breakdown without harming the environment and can be recycled into new paper. Whereas, disposable plastic cups are made of low grade plastics and does not decompose easily and pollute the environment.


2) Even on burning paper cups will not cause air pollution as much as will be caused by burning of plastic cups. Plastic on being burned will release toxic gases whereas paper will not.


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