Biodegradable

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Biodegradable

Official WHO Definition

Other Definitions

Materials are usually deemed biodegradable if they are decomosed into water, carbon dioxide and biomass by biological agents like bacteria within 6 months, although some materials may take years to biodegrade.

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References

WHO-Lexicon page (translations and examples)

See also

Biodegradable

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