Topic of the Month: August 2015

Back to school with plastic

© istockphoto / Bolot
Run Lola Run

© istockphoto / VYCHEGZHANINA

Plastic school bag

© istockphoto / David Franklin

FAMILY

Trolli oder Ranzen?

Test

School bags on trail. © UdS/dasbilderwerk

Light or heavy school bag?

Gute Haltung

© istockphoto / TatyanaGl

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With the universal growth in environmental awareness, society is making increasingly loud demands for the use of alternative plastics. The crucial question is: what are the monomers supposed to be made from that are the basic components of all plastics (polymers)? What biomass satisfies the requirements of being the appropriate kind and being available in sufficient quantities? ...
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