Plastic

09.30.15
Mealworms convert Styrofoam waste into usable soil
09.30.15

Mealworms convert Styrofoam waste into usable soil

'There's a possibility of really important research coming out of bizarre places.' Indeed.

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09.04.15
ICYMI: Self-healing plastic, Star Wars gear and more
09.04.15

ICYMI: Self-healing plastic, Star Wars gear and more

You've got to see the story about a new plastic discovery that was made based on the study of squid. That and more in ICYMI!

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07.19.15
Plastic roads may put asphalt to shame
07.19.15

Plastic roads may put asphalt to shame

The days of putting up with crumbling asphalt streets might just come to an end. Construction comp...

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07.05.15
Lego is developing eco-friendly plastic bricks
07.05.15

Lego is developing eco-friendly plastic bricks

Lego's iconic plastic bricks aren't very kind to the planet since they're made from oil-based ABS...

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08.25.14
Leave your phone at home without feeling uneasy about it
08.25.14

Leave your phone at home without feeling uneasy about it

Finally, there's a device with a spec sheet that'll let you feel good about leaving your other pho...

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10.22.13
Stats suggest plastic iPhone 5c is catching up with its prettier sibling
10.22.13

Stats suggest plastic iPhone 5c is catching up with its prettier sibling

After a couple of high-profile reports about how the plastic iPhone isn't faring too well in the l...

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07.30.13
Low-cost plastic-clad iPhone mentioned in China Labor Watch report
07.30.13

Low-cost plastic-clad iPhone mentioned in China Labor Watch report

Remember that China Labor Watch report we recently covered? After digging further into the documen...

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07.21.13
Plastic skin lights up on contact, may lead to touchscreens everywhere (video)
07.21.13

Plastic skin lights up on contact, may lead to touchscreens everywhere (video)

Flexible circuitry is frequently a one-way affair -- we've seen bendy displays and touch layers, b...

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