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Materials with a life-cycle

Algae bottle – Ari Jónsson, 2016 Pollution by ‘immortal’ materials Many materials produced nowadays, such as plastics, take hundreds of years to decompose, meaning even a mundane object such as a plastic bag will outlive its owner by multiple human lifetimes. This is contributing to the increasingly worsening issue of anthropogenic pollution [1] – we are leaving […]