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Scientists have discovered a possible solution to the global plastic bag crisis......worms!
Specifically, a waxworm that they’ve learned can eat through plastic at “uniquely high speeds.”
Researchers say the little caterpillar’s ability to break down even the toughest plastics is “extremely exciting” and could provide an environmentally friendly solution to the plastic bag problem.
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