Development of biodegradable plastic from marine seaweed 

//Development of biodegradable plastic from marine seaweed 

Development of biodegradable plastic from marine seaweed 

The National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT) has developed a bio-plastic film using marine seaweed and PEG-3000 which could have a huge impact on limiting the usage of non-biodegradable plastics and a game-changer in the plastic industry.

Bio-plastic films safely breakdown in the environment without leaving any toxicity. The physical and mechanical properties of bio-plastic film meet the properties of conventional plastics.

You can read the full article on the India Science Wire website.

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