Plastic wars: Biodegradability, end-of-life management, and performance

A 2010 report by UK's Department for Food, Environment, and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) on the negative environmental impact of oxo-(bio)degradable plastic started the war between petroleum-based oxo-degradable plastics and plant-based hydro-degradable plastics (bioplastics). Oxo-degradable plastic contai...

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