• New super-enzyme “eats” plastic six times faster

    13 days ago - By Natural News

    Scientists have created a super-enzyme that can degrade plastic bottles up to six times faster than a previously discovered plastic-eating enzyme. The synergistic enzyme “cocktail” combines PETase and MHETase. These enzymes are produced by Ideonella sakaiensis, a bacterium that has evolved the ability to eat polyethylene terephthalate , a strong, synthetic fiber used in...
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