Institute of Making

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The Institute of Making is a multidisciplinary research club for those interested in the made world: from makers of molecules to makers of buildings, synthetic skin to spacecraft, soup to diamonds, socks to cities. Membership of and day-to-day access to the Institute is available to all UCL staff and students. Learn more

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Designing-out Plastic Waste

Designing-out Plastic Waste

This project brings together a diverse team of UCL researchers interested in solving the plastic waste problem. Our aim is to develop ways to design-out waste from plastic packaging and create new business opportunities. More

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From plant to paper - today we made paper with silky long kozo fibres from the Japanese mulberry tree bast, which… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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“This is one of those happy coincidences where what is good for the planet is really good for business at the same… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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