Got Shrilk? Insect Inspired Bioplastic. ~ Ansel Oommen
FEBRUARY 27, 2014
Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Health & Wellness biodegradable bioplastic chemical eco-friendly environmentally friendly green green living insects material plastic recycle shrilk Fibroin, one of the components, is a silk protein obtained from the domestic silkworm Bombyx mori. The other, chitin, is derived from shrimp shells. The product, a composite of shrimp and silk, has been aptly coined shrilk.