Sustainable Plastics

Environmental Assessments of Biobased, Biodegradable, and Recycled Plastics
Product Number: EB00583132
Released: Oct 05, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118899809
Publisher: Wiley
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Description

Providing guidelines for implementing sustainable practices for traditional petroleum based plastics, biobased plastics, and recycled plastics, Sustainable Plastics and the Environment explains what sustainable plastics are, why sustainable plastics are needed, which sustainable plastics to use, and how manufacturing companies can integrate them into their manufacturing operations. A vital resource for practitioners, scientists, researchers, and students, the text includes impacts of plastics including Life Cycle Assessments (LCA) and sustainability strategies related to biobased plastics and petroleum based plastics as well as end-of-life options for petroleum and biobased plastics.

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Author(s): Joseph P. Greene
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Sep 22, 2014

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