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This biodegradable car is made from sugar beet

A pile of harvested sugar beets is pictured near Cossonay, Western Switzerland November 11, 2013.The Zuckerfabrik 'Aarberg' and 'Frauenfeld' refineries are the only refineries in Switzerland and produces 230,000 tons of sugar and other derivatives such as treacle and pulp a year. Some 6,500 farmers produce sugar beets on an area of approximately 47,000 acres throughout Switzerland.  REUTERS/Denis Balibouse (SWITZERLAND - Tags: AGRICULTURE BUSINESS COMMODITIES)

Meet the new beet-le ... a car made out of from carbon-efficient natural fibres Image: REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

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