How plastic can be grown using e.coli in sewage water

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At the Materials Library in Stockholm, you can check out the latest in research and development around the materials of the future, including some methods that might seem quite disgusting.

Did you know that we used to make plastics out of sewage water? And that scientists in Germany have figured out how to make foam that we use in mattresses out of thin air? Listen in to hear more about the materials of the future.

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