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Compostable Plastics

Known as: Compostable Plastic, Plastic, Compostable, Plastics, Compostable 
Organic polymeric materials that are capable of undergoing biodegradation (ENVIRONMENTAL BIODEGRADATION) in a COMPOST site.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2017
Review
2017
The environmental impact of silver nanoparticles (AgNP) has become a topic of interest recently, this is due to the fact that… Expand
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2017
2017
Bio-plastics and bio-materials are composed of natural or biomass derived polymers, offering solutions to solve immediate… Expand
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2013
2013
In modern societies, disposable diapers constitute a significant percentage of municipal solid wastes. They have been… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
There is considerable concern about the hazards that plastic debris presents to wildlife. Use of polymers that degrade more… Expand
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2009
2009
The use of disposable cutlery in fast food restaurants and canteens in the current management scenario generates mixed… Expand
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2008
2008
The terms “biodegradable plastic” and “degradable plastic” have led to much confusion and ambiguity over the years, so this paper… Expand
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2007
2007
Compostable plastic materials, produced from polylactic acid (PLA), corn starch, or sugarcane, degraded in a green yard-waste… Expand
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2007
2007
With the advent of recently promulgated Government regulations on plastics in Mauritius, a study was initiated to examine the… Expand
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2002
2002
Fibreglass-reinforced plastics (FRP) factory workers are at high risk of developing occupational dermatoses because of their… Expand
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1984
1984
The compressive characteristics of a group of foamed plastics and rubbers, suitable for use as orthotic shoe insoles, were… Expand
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