nondegradable

adjective non·de·grad·able \ ˌnän-di-ˈgrā-də-bəl , -dē- \

Definition of nondegradable

: incapable of being chemically degraded : not degradable
  • nondegradable plastics

First Known Use of nondegradable

1895

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