Metabolix, Inc. Offers Biodegradable Gift Cards

Cambridge, Mass.

Metabolix, Inc., a bioscience company focused on developing clean, sustainable solutions for plastics, fuels, and chemicals offers gift cards made using Mirel biobased plastic. Mirel is a family of biobased, sustainable and biodegradable plastics that provides an excellent alternative to traditional, petroleum-based plastics. Mirel also biodegrades in a wide range of environments including soil, home compost, wetlands, rivers and oceans unlike traditional persistent plastics. Mirel is made from corn. www.metabolix.com