Injection molded wood from Lignin

by: Mirjam Visser, 2017-11-09 15:43:46 UTC

High gloss biodegradable

A thermoplastic material made exclusively from renewable resources is based on lignin, a natural polymer which is formed by photosynthesis and makes up about 30 % of the substance of every tree and every wood plant. Lignin is second to cellulose as the most abundant natural polymer and, in the tree trunk for instance, forms a three-dimensional supporting structure around the cellulose fibres. Lignin gives natural, as-grown wood the necessary compressive …

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