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Describes the confusion that exists with respect to the environmental fate mechanisms of degradability and biodegradability.

While some people equate biodegradability with “environmentally friendly,” other naturally occurring mechanisms are capable of converting polymeric material to common products such as water, carbon dioxide, and minerals that exist in the earth’s crust.

  • Degradability vs. Biodegradability.
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