The Hidden Drawbacks of Bio-based Plastics

Bio-Based Plastics Aim to Capture Carbon. But at What Cost? Bioplastics may be causing more harm than you think. Growing crops to make plastic could theoretically reduce reliance on fossil fuels and even pull carbon out of the atmosphere, but at an enormous environmental cost.

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1 comment

  1. definitly a a very weak article not taking in account the other source biomass 3rd generation that can be use to created Alternative plastics . Removing plastics is the big cry of the environmentalist without really giviving quantified approached of the alternative solution like paper and carton .

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