The Little Wax Worm Might Solve Our Great Big Plastic Problem

InterestingShitPublished: June 28, 2017Updated: July 3, 201746 viewsVirality: 1%
Published: June 28, 2017Updated: July 3, 2017

A lot of people do not like bugs or creepy crawlies, especially worms! But now, it may be worms that may be saving the environment from our devastating impact! It not be much to look at, but the wax worm's unusual appetite may just save us! These little worms eat polythyrene which means they eat a key component found in plastic bags! Their astonishing appetite might help scientists find solutions to biodegrading plastic safer & quicker than current methods! Talk about absolutely amazing! This is an educational video that you do not want to miss!

This video is absolutely crazy! Who would have thought that one of the environment's biggest issues could be solved with an enzyme found in these wax worms! These little creature could be the key to making our world a much healthier place to live in! So next time you think of killing a bug, think about how it can help the environment around it and let it go free!

Plastic bags are really a nuisance on society and the world now a days and it makes you wonder, "why are they still being produced?" People are starting to use reusable bags from Amazon more and more often! They are cheap and they help save the environment!

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