06 Oct '11, 8pm

University of Arkansas Students Launch Start-up to Manufacture Biodegradable Plastic

University of Arkansas Students Launch Start-up to Manufacture Biodegradable Plastic

Although details are not yet finalized, Cao anticipates the startup will provide the product at a slightly higher price point than traditional plastic bags but still be a substantial savings over biodegradable options currently available. Several corporate retailers have already indicated interest in the bags. There are also talks of developing biodegradable bags for yard waste but the startup’s first priority will be to get investors on board and initiate a manufacturing strategy.

Full article: http://ecopreneurist.com/2011/10/06/university-of-arkansa...

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