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oxo-biodegradable (adjective), more oxo-biodegradable, most oxo-biodegradable
Possible for certain plastics to expedite the decaying process: Unlike "normal" plastics, that degrade and disintegrate very slowly, oxo-biodegradable plastics are manufactured to accelerate the destruction of the plastic product, preferably extending the destruction to the extent where the plastic is mineralized into its basic component elements.

Plastic bags which are oxo-biodegradable retain all of the advantages of normal plastic bags, however they provide effective solutions to the compost and landfill industries with minimal disruption of consumer behavioral patterns.

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