Dr. Gayatri Keskar shares two materials that respond to this idea through their composition.
The first is a glaze made from natural sap and resin, and is compatible with various ceramic surfaces. The second is an additive which allows black plastics to be recognized by sorting machines as recyclable.
Curious about the materials mentioned in this video?
REC-NIR BLACK20 is a carbon black-free black additive that allows plastics to be recycled rather than incinerated or sent to landfills, thus enabling the reuse and repair of black packaging waste, supporting the circular economy.