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Bacteria Discovery May Change the Realm of Plastic Recycling

It’s no secret that plastics are plaguing our planet. While the invention of plastic has undoubtedly positively impacted every aspect of modern living, it has also brought an onslaught of pollution that no one was prepared for. Plastic trash has is for all intents and purposes, immortal; once it’s in an environment, it can ...

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What is Embodied Energy?

Sustainability is the current “hot topic” in almost every industry. Every business and brand is looking to become a more sustainable version of itself, and consumers are looking for ways to contribute to more a more sustainable world. The concept of sustainability itself can feel a bit arbitrary, so we as a society look to ...

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Exploring Alternative Feedstocks for a More Sustainable Plastic Industry

The demand for sustainable plastics shows no sign of slowing down. We have hit a point as a society where environmental sustainability and economic sustainability are closely intertwined. Businesses involved in the manufacturing industry need to focus more heavily on creating plastics that are less harmful, as consumers become ...

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