Plantations partners with BTI to educate youth on plants used to produce sustainable goods
The consumption of one-use disposable goods made from non-biodegradable
materials like plastic has led to an array of waste management and
pollution problems. Researchers from the Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research (BTI) will be providing fun, hand-on demonstrations to students in Plantations' new teen program, Plantations Environmental Education Program for Sustainability (PEEPS) about these new plant-based materials.
Read more in the BTI news article, Plants to Bioproducts: BTI, Cornell Plantations and the Ithaca Sciencenter.