Earth Nurture

  • Additive of undisclosed composition claimed to enhance biodegradability of nearly any plastic at around 0.8% final concentration in use
  • Mechanism purported to work by attracting and encouraging microbial degradation of plastic
  • Results provided from ASTM aerobic biodegradation testing are inconclusive...
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