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'Corntainer'

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'Corntainer'

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'Corntainer'

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Host Steve Inskeep talks to the marketing manager of the Wild Oats health food chain in Portland, Ore., about a new type of food container made from corn, not plastic. Instead of recyling, the store puts used containers on the compost heap.