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Bioplastics from SWT sludge

There are various research projects looking into obtaining bioplastics from Sludge coming from Sewage Treatment Works (SWT).

Until now, this sludges have been usually incinerated or landfilled. However, this new idea could create a trully circular economy, reintroducing the value of this waste into the economy. And moreover, for creating a degradable bioplastic!

https://materialdistrict.com/article/pha-bioplastic-made-sewage-sludge/

https://iresiduo.com/noticias/espana/facsa/17/06/16/facsa-explica-santa…

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Iker Montes-Bageneta
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  • I did not know this investigation. An interesting contribution and I hope that in the future this idea can be launched.