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Bug wings inspire low-cost, biodegradable material
FIPEL lights could replace LEDs
Ocean plastic boosts sea skater numbers
Plastic debris found littering ocean
Plastic bleeds red and heals like human skin
Plastic-eating fungus could help deal with landfill
Can wood replace plastic?
Temperature sensors printed on plastic
New OLED manufacturing method promises lower-cost, flexible screens
'Garbage patch' fish found full of plastic
Ford looks at dandelions as material for car parts
Pineapple fibres make plastic as strong as Kevlar
New materials have steel's strength and plastic's moldability
Plastics can now conduct electricity