Statistics Land use Process routes [km² / kt biopolymer] Bio-based polyesters PLA and PLA blends


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PLA and PLA-blends

Square kilometers required per metric kiloton of pure PLA and blends with a PLA content of 30% or 70%, outlined by means of mass-balanced process routes.