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Protecting the environment with oxo-biodegradable plastic


 Oxo-plastic - more fake news - Article in Bioplastics News - Feb 17.

OPA response to the UNEP (Report)

UNEP (2016) Marine plastic debris and microplastics – Global lessons and esearch to inspire action and guide policy change. United Nations Environment Programme, Nairobi.

“It’s not just the plastic, muddying the water” OPA comments on UN Conference 27.05.16


Biodegradable Plastics and Marine Litter

Author - Dr Peter Kershaw  - Nov 2015

OPA Member speaks at the UN - March 2015

More Misinformation - European Bioplastics are accusing other sectors in the plastics industry of “Greenwashing” - Read more

OPA member responds to MSU Study - 24-4-15

OPA member’s response to Loughborough Report

Don’t let the truth get in the way of a good story:

Misinformation on oxo-biodegradable materials continues - CNEP article - Jacques Lemaire, Dominique Fromageot and Jaques Lacoste.

OPA Responds to Braskem et al

OPA responds to “SBI Bioplastics Council” regarding biodegradability of plastics

OPA responds to AFOR (formerly the Composting Association)

OPA Responds to Bioplastics magazine article by Narayan & DeWilde

OPA responds to article by Dave Cornell in Resource Recycling

OPA responds to APR statement

 French university critical of OWS Report