Sea shells: A new source of sustainable biomaterials


Photograph: © SAF — Coastal Care

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Over 7 million tons of mollusc shells are discarded by the seafood industry each year as unwanted waste, and the vast majority of these shells are either thrown in landfills or dumped at sea. Researchers are looking at environmentally and economically sustainable options for these biomaterials…

Read Full Article, Science Daily (07-05-2017)