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Hexbyte Glen Cove Turning wood into plastic

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Efforts to shift from petrochemical plastics to renewable and biodegradable plastics have proven tricky—the production process can require toxic chemicals and is expensive, and the mechanical strength and water stability is often insufficient. But researchers have made a breakthrough, using wood byproducts, that shows promise for producing more durable and...

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