Plastic

Researchers develop Non-toxic Additives for Plastic Products

The virtually limitless variety of products that can be made of plastics, unarguably, points to their rising ubiquity in everyday consumer products. However, many of the uses have been drawing considerable flak from across the world owing to the presence of toxic additives. Additives such as plasticizers for polyvinyl chloride (PVC) have attracted groundswell of attention of regulators. Particularly, phthalates, which find abundant use as most common plasticizer in PVC,