R&D and Technology

Reuters Video on Fish Guts Bioplastics

Plastic from fish guts. It's biodegradable, too.

A student from England’s University of Sussex has won about $40,000 for the invention of a translucent and biodegradable plastic made entirely from fish leftovers.

Lucy Hughes hopes the grant from the James Dyson Award will help jumpstart her ”MarinaTex” into large-scale production. Matthew Larotonda reports.

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