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Researchers Discover Plastic-Eating Worms

Researchers Discover Plastic-Eating Worms

Over a trillion plastic bags are used every year, most of them eventually ending up in landfills and polluting the environment. Since the synthetic polymers that make up the plastic bags are mostly resistant to biodegradation, it has become necessary to look …Continue reading

The Future of Plastic Waste Disposal Could Be a Fungus

A Pakistani researcher has made an  important discovery that could have huge implications for waste management in the country. Dr Sehroon Khan, of World Agroforestry Centre and Kunming Institute of Biology, and his team of researchers have found a fungus in a …Continue reading