Billions pour into bioplastics as markets begin ramping up

In a world increasingly troubled by the persistent harm that plastic — manufactured in petrochemical plants — has had on the environment, companies are investing billions of dollars to ramp up production of plastics made from natural, renewable materials that can be safely composted or can biodegrade under the right conditions

Bioplastics have long been used in medical applications. The stitches you got after cutting your hand slicing onions were likely…

Full text: https://apnews.com/article/climate-and-environment-8dd0e4ad3345387ea72e83a506ef3a00

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Mark Gillispie

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Ap News, 2022-08-09.

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