Turning greenhouse gases into plastic
Cradle to Cradle packaging is becoming a reality as according to Cleantechies : “ It sounds like something straight out of a science fiction novel. Capturing carbon from the air and turning it back into plastic. But thankfully it’s already a reality.
” Coined AirCarbon, the biodegradable PHA-based plastic material is made from air and greenhouse gases and is being manufactured by Newlight Technologies, a California-based bio-tech company. “
” The new AirCarbon packaging is greener and less expensive to manufacture than oil-based plastic packaging. ” Now I dream of plastic bags made out of this wonder material…