New bio-plastic promises e-waste reduction

10 Oct

Read the full story at E&T Magazine.

New fully bio-degradable polymer has been developed that can be used to manufacture electrical circuits, thus reducing the amount of electronic waste.

The material, developed by Italian company Bio-on in cooperation with engineers from universities in Modena, and Perugia is a combination of bio-degradable plastics and carbon nanoparticles including graphene nanotubes.

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