27 Sep '17, 11pm

This company is using algae to make environmentally friendly inks

Instead of heavy metals, petroleum products, and toxic solvents, this printing ink is made with algae grown by Living Ink. The trend of moving away from fossil fuel products and toward more renewable alternatives is reaching a lot more than just the transportation sector, as we're seeing with innovations in bioplastics, fungi-based processes, and similar biodegradable or compostable materials. Algae has a big part to play in the coming bio-materials revolution, as items in categories as diverse as food, fashion, and fuel can be produced from different varieties of it, and in the near future, your home or office printer could be using an algae-based ink. Printing inks are ridiculously expensive , full of potentially harmful ingredients, and cover all sorts of materials around us everyday. From office papers to newspapers to magazines and books, all the way to the monthly ma...

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