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Alternatives of plastics?
Asked in Science, Environmental Issues
What are the alternatives that can be used insted of plastics?
Asked in Waste and Recycling, Energy Conservation
What do you mean by Degradable plastics and Bio plastics?
Asked in Science
Plastics that can be broken down by microorganisms and what are described as?
Asked in Pollution, Waste and Recycling, Air Pollution
What is non-biodegradable plastics?
Biodegradable plastics are plastic materials that degrade through the natural process of living organisms into humus, gas, water or other basic elemental materials. Non-biodegradable plastics are any plastics that either do not break down at all or plastics that require mechanical or chemical breakdown. PLA and oxodegradable plastics are examples of non-biodegradable plastics. PHA and ENSO plastics are examples of biodegradable plastics.