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Plastics

Known as: Plastic, Plastics [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Polymeric materials (usually organic) of large molecular weight which can be shaped by flow. Plastic usually refers to the final product with fillers… Expand
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2019
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2019
Types of plastic waste in different aquatic environments were assessed to obtain a global framework of plastic waste transport… Expand
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2019
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2019
The tremendous amount of food waste from diverse sources is an environmental burden if disposed of inappropriately. Thus… Expand
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2019
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2019
Laboratory-based studies have suggested that marine organisms can be harmed by ingesting microplastics. However, unless the… Expand
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2019
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2019
Maize or corn is considered as very distinctive plant. Corn having better capability of utilizing sun light, is a noble way of… Expand
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2019
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2019
Global plastics production has reached 380 million metric tons in 2015, with around 40% used for packaging. Plastic packaging is… Expand
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2019
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2019
The global plastics production has increased from 1.5 million tons in the 1950s to 335 million tons in 2016, with plastics… Expand
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2019
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2019
Abstract This review article summarizes the current state-of-the-art for biomimicry in additive manufacturing. Biomimicry is the… Expand
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2018
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2018
Single-use plastics, or SUPs (plastic bags, microbeads, cutlery, straws and polystyrene) are substantial sources of plastic… Expand
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2018
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2018
Anthropogenic Marine Debris (AMD) in the SE Pacific has primarily local origins from land-based sources, including cities… Expand
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2017
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2017
This study aims to provide an updated survey of the main thermoplastic polymers in order to obtain recyclable materials for… Expand
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