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Impact of Plastics in the Floroculture Industry

@inproceedings{Larson1998ImpactOP,
  title={Impact of Plastics in the Floroculture Industry},
  author={R. A. Larson},
  year={1998}
}
Plastic products have revolutionized commercial floriculture. Even plastic flowers have caused a new marketing consideration because they are quite competitive with the marketing of live material. Plastic pots are used widely because they are lightweight, attractive, and relatively inexpensive. Plastic flats and trays have been readily accepted by the consumer, and were instrumental in the development of plug culture. Major components of automatic watering systems are made of plastic, and much… Expand

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