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The 8th International Conference of Technology & Application of Biodegradable and Bio-based Plastics (ICTABP8) & Annual Meeting for Degradable Plastics Committee of CPPIA

The 8th International Conference of Technology & Application of Biodegradable and Bio-based Plastics (ICTABP8) will be held on Oct.21-23, 2018 in Beijing China. The use of bio-based and biodegradable materials is increasing rapidly, in response to consumer’s desire for products that have “Low Carbon” footprint and are safer for the environment. Around the world, more […]

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New Study Confirms The Biodegradability Of Biopolymer Mulch Films

Biodegradation Of Synthetic Polymers In Soils: Tracking carbon into CO2 and microbial biomass Plastic materials are widely used in agricultural applications to achieve food security for the growing world population.  Thin mulch films made of polyethylene are used in agriculture in numerous countries, where they cause extensive soil contamination. The use of biodegradable instead of nonbiodegradable polymers […]