A Life Cycle Assessment of Oxo-biodegradable, Compostable and Conventional Bags

Having read the Life Cycle Assessment prepared by Intertek for the UK Environment Agency and published in 2011, there was concern that some of the purposes for which oxo-biodegradable plastic is designed had been excluded from the terms of reference, and that the LCA did not therefore fully reflect the environmental benefits of oxo-biodegradable plastic.