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how bad is the stuff at the bottom of your roses?

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how bad is the stuff at the bottom of your roses?

if you are lucky enough to receive flowers this valentine’s day, you may also get something not so rosy: a chunk of wet green foam.floral foam is widely used because it’s extremely useful. floral foam: it's useful, but not good for the environment. photo: shutterstockby anchoring flower stems in it, florists can build enormous and sometimes gravity-defying arrangements.the foam also soaks up water which improves the longevity of the flowers. florist rita feldmann is concerned about the impact of the widely used floral foam on the environment.  photo: jason souththe problem is the foam has a longevity of its own.plastic takes hundreds of years to break down – some experts even suggest they may not break down at all ...