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Biodegradable foam plastic substitute made from milk protein and clay [Registered]

Amid ongoing concern about plastic waste accumulating in municipal landfills, and reliance on imported oil to make plastics, scientists are reporting development of a new ultra-light biodegradable foam plastic material […]

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Cane-based ethanol for commercial scale polypropylene plant [Registered]

THE Brazilian petrochemicals company Braskem is planning to start up an industrial-scale plant producing ‘green’ polypropylene in 2013 from cane-based ethanol. The plant would have a capacity of at least […]

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