Material inspired by spider silk could help solve our plastic problem
Hom Dhakal, a Professor of Mechanical Engineering in the Faculty of Technology at our South West Hub, the University of Portsmouth, recently published an article in the Conversation on how spider silk is inspiring a new plastic alternative.
Smart Sustainable Plastic Packaging: Business-led R&D
The Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF) has launched grant funding for projects that address sustainability concerns related to plastic packaging for consumer products and move the UK toward the UK Plastics Pact targets. Deadline 08 September 2021.