Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix
Engineering Everywhere: Bioplastics
When plastic items are thrown in the trash, they can quickly pile up in landfills and create a big mess! Visit a chemical engineering laboratory to see how engineers are designing and testing new forms of plastic that are able to biodegrade over time.
Lessons Associated with this Resource
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