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Beyond Plastic extends PHA into bottle caps

US-based Beyond Plastic is using polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) biopolymers to develop what it claims is the world’s first completely biodegradable plastics bottle cap. The PHA is supplied by CJ Biomaterials, a division of South Korean firm CJ CheilJedang, and renders the cap recyclable and compostable, in addition to being biodegradable. Derived from nature, CJ Biomaterials’ biopolymers…

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