Development of a new enzyme for the recycling of PET plastic waste into new bottles

Toulouse Biotechnology Institute (TBI), an INSA Toulouse/INRAE/CNRS Joint Research Unit, and Carbios, a French green chemistry company that is a pioneer in bioplastics engineering, jointly published an article that made the cover of the scientific journal Nature: An engineered PET-depolymerase to break down and recycle plastic bottles.