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Assessment and Solutions for Waste Handling of Compostable Biopolymers

  title={Assessment and Solutions for Waste Handling of Compostable Biopolymers},
  author={Troy A Hottle},



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Results from this study show a qualified positive correlation between adherence to green design principles and a reduction of the environmental impacts of production.

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Biodegradable and compostable alternatives to conventional plastics

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