biodegradable polymers
Bio-based plastics vs soil and marine biodegradable plastic in the environment.
Bio-based plastics are made from renewable resources such as plants, sugarcane, cornstarch, and vegetable oil. These plastics are designed to have a lower carbon footprint than traditional petroleum-based plastics made from renewable sources. However, they typically retain the same issues that regular plastics have, such as Persistent Plastic Particulate Pollution. Soil and marine biodegradable plastics,...