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Researchers Discover Plastic -Eating Enzyme

Researchers discover plastic-eating enzyme that is capable of breaking down polyethylene terephthalate and other plastics. PET is the most commonly used plastic in consumer beverage bottling. It has polluted even the most remote oceanic footprints, causing devastating affects on marine life. Britain’s University of Portsmouth and the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory […]

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CMF-Metal Foam Shields the Warfighter

We’ve seen countless composite metal foam (CMF) applications within the automotive, orthopedics, thermal and even interior design industries. Recent exploration by Scientists at North Carolina State University and the U.S. Army’s Aviation Applied Technology Directorate has lead to a new application for CMF that is astonishing.  Fortifying Composite Metal Foam Shields the Warfighter U.S. Army […]

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Lumber Prices on the Rise

“Lumber prices are the highest they’ve ever been in the United States—let that sink in for a moment (Perfect Storm for Lumber Markets).” Looking back at 2017, we saw US lumber production grow with fiery intensity. This was cause for concern and a detailed analysis was conducted to forecast future consumption of softwood lumber in […]

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An Up Close Look at Plywood

Manufacturing Plywood Boards: Then and Now Plywood is arguably the most underrated material. Consider the countless applications it is used in, ranging from recreational skateboards to industrial crating. Simply put, plywood is made by adhering thin sheets of wood together. These sheets are called veneer or plies. The process was vastly improved in the 1800’s […]

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Pelican-Hardigg Rack Mount Cases

For electronics that require superior protection. With 7 different lines of rack mount cases, one thing is for certain, there is a case for you.   CLASSIC RACK For sensitive equipment that demands the most protection. The Classic Rack carries the widest range of sizes. Equipment typically will have 15-30 G fragility. Protection for equipment […]

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