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"New" types of plastics are biodegradable. These plastics, made from renewable sources (like plants), have been around for years but were not affordable and thus could not replace traditional non-degradable plastics. New biodegradable plastics made from strarch are inexpensive and might be able to help reduce plastic litter that literally lasts forever.
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