Cavkoo
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Bioplastics

Postby Cavkoo » Wed Nov 08, 2017 2:02 pm

What is the minimum (percentage) amount of starch needed to make bio plastics?

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Re: Bioplastics

Postby PharmaMan » Thu Nov 09, 2017 10:43 pm

Hello,

Are you working on a project to answer this question? What resources have you tried to look up to help you answer your question? Let us know and we can try to help you further.

-Pharma

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Re: Bioplastics

Postby Cavkoo » Sat Nov 11, 2017 5:22 pm

I am working on an Olympiad project and I've tried looking on some different websites but i had no luck finding it. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks in advance.

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Re: Bioplastics

Postby mattrosenthal26 » Sun Nov 19, 2017 12:00 pm

Hey!

After looking it up, I found that the common amount of starch used is 1 tsp. However, I do not know if this is the minimum amount. This link may help you- http://green-plastics.net/posts/76/qaa- ... c-project/

Hope this helps!

Matthew


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