One way to reduce plastic pollution is to replace it/substitute it with an equivalent alternative that do not pose the same environmental threats as does plastic.
Is there such a substitute available?
Well, bioplastics is a contender to the throne.
But how good a substitute is bioplastics to conventional plastics?
Here are the folks at the Cleantech Guide discussing in detail how much of a substitute bioplastics is for conventional plastics.
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