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  • Chemical recycling makes useful product from waste bioplastic

    A faster, more efficient way of recycling plant-based "bioplastics" has been developed by a team of scientists at the Universities of Birmingham and Bath. The team has shown how their chemical recycling method not only speeds up the process, it can also be converted into a new product - a biodegrada more

  • Plastic consumer products contain harmful and unknown substances

    Plastic products are ubiquitous. Although considered indispensable in many areas of life thanks to their versality and practicality, are they really harmless? The PlastX research group led by the Institute of Ecological Research (ISOE) has examined everyday products made of plastic and found that th more

  • 3D-printed lithium-ion batteries

    Electric vehicles and most electronic devices, such as cell phones and laptop computers, are powered by lithium-ion batteries. Until now, manufacturers have had to design their devices around the size and shape of commercially available batteries. But researchers have developed a new method to 3D pr more

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Polylactic acid

Polylactic acid of polylactic acid Polylactic acid or Polylactide (PLA) is a biodegradable , thermoplastic , aliphatic polyester derived from renewable resources. Corn starch (in the U.S.) or sugarcanes (rest of world) are the common feedstock ... more

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