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Compostable Biobased Alternatives to Polystyrene in Food Service

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Presented at CleanMed
Session on Environmentally Preferred Purchasing (EPP): “Hot” Topics
Phoenix, Arizona
April 8, 2011

This presentation examines the problems with polystyrene-based food service ware and explores the potential benefits of compostable ware.