Biodegradable energy gel packets are a new tool in trail runners’ quest for sustainability

//Biodegradable energy gel packets are a new tool in trail runners’ quest for sustainability

Biodegradable energy gel packets are a new tool in trail runners’ quest for sustainability

Trail runners are generally pretty good about minimising the use of disposable plastics. We run with soft flasks, hydration packs and collapsible, reusable silicon cups – all of which help to cut down on single-use plastics. Well-organised trail running races rarely have disposable cups at checkpoints and water stations, and competitors are encouraged to bring their own cutlery for food at finish lines. Unfortunately, we're less good about our gels and bars. As much as we try to clean up…

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By | 2019-07-19T04:17:04+00:00 July 19th, 2019|Sport|Comments Off on Biodegradable energy gel packets are a new tool in trail runners’ quest for sustainability