GILBERT, AZ, Dec. 17, 2018 (Cronkite News) -From meat trays to mac-and-cheese cups, single-use plastics pack the grocery-store aisles and usually end up in landfills. Now, an Arizona company is on a mission to replace them with biodegradable and compostable products over the next five years.
“We had the vision that the whole world was going to demand alternatives to plastic,” said Troy Swope, founder and CEO of Footprint.
The trick is inventing a material that’s as convenient and useful as plastic.
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