29 Jul '11, 8pm

Plastic Made from Fish Scales

Much like using the keratin from waste chicken feathers to make plastics , Laurens' process makes use of waste fish scales from the fishing industry, giving new life to something that would otherwise end up in the garbage. And while the thought of waste fish scales is kind of gross, the resulting products are actually really good looking.

Full article: http://www.ecogeek.org/alternative-materials/3568-plastic...

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