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Bangladeshi scientist develops biodegradable PPE from jute and chitosan

Bangladeshi scientist develops biodegradable PPE from jute and chitosan

January 24, 2022 |

In Bangladesh, the same scientist behind the popular Sonali jute bag has created biodegradable personal protective equipment using jute and chitosan, a material found in crustacean cells.  Mubarak Ahmad Khan, scientific adviser to Bangladesh Jute Mills Corporation, developed the material to help address the massive amount of PPE being produced and discarded amid the COVID-19 […]

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