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Posted on December 3rd, 2015 by Dr. Sina Ebnesajjad in Chemical R&D
It is autumn and people are hauling the tree limbs they have pruned and other yard waste to municipal piles. That or placing them at the curb for trash pick-up disposes the limbs. Continue reading “Your Precious Yard Trimmings: Biomass and Chemical Applications” »
Posted on October 29th, 2015 by Christina Valimaki in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence
The innovative possibilities for 3D Printing usage are seemingly endless. A key component that impacts usage, however, is the material used in the printing process. The most popular material is plastic, with Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene (ABS) being the long-standing material of choice. Several renewable sources, including Polylactic Acid (PLA), are gaining ground due to their many environmental and health-related benefits. Continue reading “3D Printing Materials Breakdown: ABS vs PLA” »