Turning watermelons and their waste into plastic

IARN — Agriculture is known for its innovation. It is about finding new uses for the things we produce and finding ways to use more of our biproducts and cast-offs, so we can cut down on product waste. It is in that spirit that we are hearing about a breakthrough in which the castoffs and leftovers from watermelons are being turned into a plastic.

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