Global Now / Week 7

Substituting Styrofoam packing peanuts with biodegradable material.

Anjana Singhwi Section: Julianna Cope Global Now: Abstract Headline:  Substituting Styrofoam packing peanuts with biodegradable material. Date:  10/17/2012 Source:  Article by Melanie J. Martin, Demand Media Abstract: Styrofoam is composed of Benzene, Styrene and Ethylene. These chemical compounds make Styrofoam highly toxic and carcinogenic. Packing peanuts commonly used in all shipping and moving companies in … Continue reading