July 30, 2019
Artificial Turf of Today a Far Cry from 70s Astro Turf Opening paragraphs from “Is Artificial Turf the Lawn of the Future?”, How Stuff Works, howstuffworks.com, Carrie Whitney, Ph.D., July 22, 2019 Read the full article on howstuffworks.com.
July 27, 2019
How Plastics Helped Man Reach the Moon Opening paragraphs from “From protective films and fibers and PC helmets, plastics helped man reach the moon”, Plastics News, plasticsnews.com, Bill Bregar, July 26, 2019 Read the full article on plasticsnews.com.
July 18, 2019
Until systems and people are in sync, a great deal of compostable packaging will end up in landfills, where it can generate greenhouse gases. If compostables mistakenly land in recycling plants—many plant-based plastics resemble their oil-based cousins—they’re considered a contaminant.
July 8, 2019
The Youngstown Business Incubator has a new tenant. It’s Fitz Frames, a California-based startup that found Youngstown, Ohio had the additive manufacturing expertise it needed to get its business up and running.
July 5, 2019
COLUMBUS, Ohio —Ohio’s new law prohibiting the installation of unsafe used tires took effect July 1, according to the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association—which championed the law—and the Ohio Tire and Automotive Association.
July 3, 2019
The designers translated their trend observations into new color schemes for automotive surfaces. The title of the collection indicates the duct of the key findings: It’s time to act and open up. ACT/9 captures the impulse of making the first steps for a real change.