Cargill Dow is now NatureWorks LLC.
PLA is a biodegradable thermoplastic derived from bacterial fermentation of cornstarch. Cargill is the original inventor of PLA and joined with Dow in 1997 because of Dow's marketing expertise in plastics. PLA is used commercially in films, bags, thermoformed packaging, bottles, and fibers.
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