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Research Project: Bioplastics and Natural Carotenoid from Cheese Byproducts

Location: Bioproducts Research

Project Number: 2030-41000-067-017-R
Project Type: Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Jan 1, 2023
End Date: Mar 31, 2024

Objective:
The objective is to produce biodegradable packaging from dairy byproducts.

Approach:
ARS will characterize the physical properties of the biopolymer resin and produce commercial prototypes.