Scottish company CuanTec is a startup which has produced new biological methods for extracting a chemical called Chitin from langoustine shells, a big contributor to food waste in Scotland & the UK. These biological methods are less harsh than previous chemical extraction methods.
Checkout the full article on Bioplastics News to find out more about this amazing new technology!
I saw this article on Axel Barretts blog and thought I’d share 🙂
A Scottish company is developing a biodegradable food wrapping using waste material from shellfish.
What do you think about using chemicals from seafood waste as an alternative to plastic?
Let me know in the comments!