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The Rose Sheet (Biodegradable Debate): June 2015
June 11, 2015

Biodegradable Debate Could Affect PHAs’ Viability As Microbead Stand-Ins

Without a broadly recognized standard for plastic biodegradability in marine environments, some states are reluctant to adopt Illinois’ microbeads legislation, which would allow biodegradable plastic alternatives, such as PHAs, to replace widely used polyethylene microbeads.

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