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Bridget K. Behe, Benjamin L. Campbell, Charles R. Hall, Hayk Khachatryan, Jennifer H. Dennis, and Chengyan Yue

.L. Lopez, R.G. Dennis, J.H. 2010 Are consumers willing to pay more for biodegradable containers than for plastic ones? Evidence from hypothetical conjoint analysis and non-hypothetical experimental auctions J. of Agricultural and Applied Economics 42 757

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Dewayne L. Ingram, Charles R. Hall, and Joshua Knight

Are consumers willing to pay more for biodegradable containers than for plastic ones? Evidence from hypothetical conjoint analysis and nonhypothetical experimental auctions J. Agr. Appl. Econ. 42 757 772

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Bridget K. Behe, Benjamin Campbell, Jennifer Dennis, Charles Hall, Roberto Lopez, and Chengyan Yue

to a predisposition to buying of other environmentally friendly products. Within the last 5 years, the number and types of compostable or bioresin containers, often called “green” containers has increased ( Lubick, 2007 ). These green containers may

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Joseph P. Albano

synthetic APCAs is that they are not readily biodegradable, allowing them to persist and function in the environment beyond their intended use (i.e., target) ( Egli, 2001 ). In Europe, EDTA is one of the most abundant anthropogenic compounds found in many

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Nana Millicent Duduzile Buthelezi, Tieho Paulus Mafeo, and Nhlanhla Mathaba

environmental impact includes plant-based products made from sago derived from starch and natural fiber ( Chandima and Jayasuriya, 2015 ; Cheong et al., 2010 ), disposable foam food containers using starch and nanoclay ( Basilla, 2011 ), biodegradable products

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insecticidal soap. Container-grown Confetti Trees Irrigated with Runoff Water Confetti tree is a Mediterranean species widely grown for its ability to adapt to abiotic stresses. García-Caparrós et al. (p. 625) grew confetti trees for 8 weeks in plastic

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Kenneth G. McCabe, Christopher J. Currey, James A. Schrader, David Grewell, Jake Behrens, and William R. Graves

The floriculture industry is a large sector within commercial horticulture that had a value of $4.25 billion in 2013 ( U.S. Department of Agriculture, 2014 ). Floricultural crops grown in containers include annual bedding and garden plants, potted

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Rhuanito Soranz Ferrarezi, Geoffrey Matthew Weaver, Marc W. van Iersel, and Roberto Testezlaf

). While plastic containers are most common, containers made from biodegradable materials can also be used with subirrigation. Beeks and Evans (2013a , 2013b ) compared the effects of using several types of biocontainers for growing cyclamen ( Cyclamen

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averaged 3–20 stems/plant per month. New Biodegradable Mulch Films Maintain High Fresh-market Tomato Yields Removal and disposal of used plastic mulches is a major challenge for the vegetable industry. The need to develop a mulch film that biodegrades over

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Yanjun Guo, Terri Starman, and Charles Hall

production on angelonia and heliotrope growth and physiological parameters. The dry-down method used in this study was conducted by irrigating to container capacity (CC) when the target SMC level was indicated by the sensor reading. The root substrate was