Sentence Examples

  • There are quite a few materials in use, like reeds, grasses (such as bamboo), cotton, and polylactic acids (PLA), which are derived from agricultural crops like corn.
  • In 2009, the company produced a SunChips bag that contained 33 percent PLA, making it the first time the material was used in snack bag manufacturing.
  • By using corn as its base, PLA is manufactured with annually renewable resources rather than petroleum, which can take over a million years to form.
  • Frito-Lay's new SunChips bags are made from three layers of an innovative polymer called polylactic acid or PLA.
  • The primary resource needed to make PLA is lactic acid, which is produced when dextrose is fermented.

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