Tag: Biodegradable

Shellworks Converts Lobster Shell Remains Into Biodegradable Bioplastics

Plastic waste is growing exponentially, further aggravating the contemporary environmental crisis. Some students have created a biodegradable and recyclable bioplastic from lobster shells. Ed Jones, Insiya Jafferjee, Amir Afshar and Andrea Edwards are part of the design school of the Royal College of Art and Imperial College. After a research process, they managed to design

Biocard. Biodegradable Card.

Biocard ® cards are made using PVC sheets treated so that they are 100% biodegradable. They have the same characteristics as the standard PVC card used until now: flexibility, resistance, durability and quality in printing. Likewise, they allow all the applications and uses that the rest of plastic cards: RFID, smartcards, wallet card, access control,

Belu. Biodegradable Bottles.

BELU Natural mineral water, has launched the first completely biodegradable water bottle, made 100% with corn, on the UK market. This bottle will degrade in just 12 weeks, thousands of times faster than traditional plastics. This Bio-container is the latest initiative from BELU, a British organization dedicated to promoting water projects thanks to the profits

Cork, Much More Than A Stopper

When we hear the word cork, the image of a stopper for wine comes to our minds. It is such an everyday product, so present in our mind that sometimes we forget that the same material is used for many other things. In the cork areas, this material has always been present in our daily