The wax worms eat carbon-carbon bonds found in plastic.
And it will significantly decrease our dependence on fossil fuels.
We use over a trillion plastic bags every year, and it's a problem.
The plastic was found on 75 percent of the beaches.
And the numbers are expected to double within the next ten years without intervention.
Food packaging is wreaking havoc on the environment...so why don't we just eat it?
The pocket-sized card melts in hot water and re-hardens in just a few minutes.
The world's plastic garbage and poor disposal practices are damaging our environment and ending up in our oceans at an alarming rate.
Colorado State University chemist Eugene Chen has produced a plastic that is fully biodegradable and completely recyclable. It is also far cheaper than every other biodegradable plastic out today.
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