Plastic-Eating Worms Being Studied in Australia

Plastic Eating Worms Being Studied in Australia

We recently ran a blog post discussing a German research project involving an enzyme capable of breaking down PET plastic in record time. That story was amazing in and of itself. Now we learn of another project in Australia. This one involves plastic-eating worms that seem to thrive on polystyrene. Everywhere we look it seems…

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German Scientists Discover Record-Breaking, PET-Eating Enzyme

German Scientists Discover Record Breaking PET Plastic Waste Eating Enzyme

Now is a fantastic time to be involved in plastic recycling. The need to recycle scrap plastic has taken on greater urgency in recent years, and this is leading to some pretty impressive discoveries. A case in point is a recent German discovery involving an enzyme capable of eating PET plastic waste in record time.…

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