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Bio-based polymers can be transformed into fertilizer

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Source: PantherMedia / AntonMatyukha

03/01/2022

Copyright: Daisuke Aoki from Tokyo Institute of Technology

Using the degradation products of PIC as a nitrogen-rich fertilizer closes a sustainable loop that makes bioplastics a much more attractive option for addressing the environmental issues posed by conventional petroleum-based plastics. Source: Daisuke Aoki from Tokyo Institute of Technology

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