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Ford’s Chocolate Inspired Weight-Saving Plastic

Plastic is often used in vehicles, when the designs demand a lower weight on the vehicle, in order to increase vehicle speed or fuel efficiency. While plastic is lighter than metal, it is not as light as some designers would … Continue reading

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Let them eat Plastic: Hybrid & Bio Plastic

An interesting article published in the Globe & Mail recently: Sustainability Let them eat plastic SHELLEY WHITE Special to Globe and Mail Update Published Tuesday, May. 10, 2011 5:00AM EDT “To illustrate the environmental benefits of his company’s products, Solegear’s … Continue reading

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Chicken Feathers into Plastic?

The BBC recently reported, following a study reported at the American Chemical Society meeting in the US, that feathers might be able to be used as a basis for plastics lead to more environment-friendly, lighter plastics. Each year, more than … Continue reading

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