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Towards a cleaner carbon fibre future

Carbon fibre is a key material in a range of industries from automotive to wind energy. A UL research team are focused on next generation biomaterials to create cleaner carbon fibre solutoins. Prof Maurice Collins, Bernal Institute is leading a research team who have produced carbon fibre from sustainable bio-resources. The team have converted organic waste from forestry into carbon fibres which have already shown enormous potential in terms of performance in automotive, aerospace and wind-turbine demonstrator tests.  

Caption: Prof Maurice Collins is developing solutions for next generational biomaterials 

Towards a cleaner carbon fibre future : podcast with Maurice on LIBRE here

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