A Review of Plastic Waste Biodegradation

@article{Zheng2005ARO,
  title={A Review of Plastic Waste Biodegradation},
  author={Ying Zheng and Ernest Yanful and Amarjeet S. Bassi},
  journal={Critical Reviews in Biotechnology},
  year={2005},
  volume={25},
  pages={243 - 250}
}
ABSTRACT With more and more plastics being employed in human lives and increasing pressure being placed on capacities available for plastic waste disposal, the need for biodegradable plastics and biodegradation of plastic wastes has assumed increasing importance in the last few years. This review looks at the technological advancement made in the development of more easily biodegradable plastics and the biodegradation of conventional plastics by microorganisms. Additives, such as pro-oxidants… 

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