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Understanding Biopolymer Behavior

The drive for consumers, brand owners, and corporations to become more eco-conscious in their purchases has led to an increased demand in sustainably sourced materials. Several industries have started initiatives to incorporate the use of recycled materials as well as bio-derived materials. In the case of bio-derived materials, industries using polymers have interest in biopolymers; however, these materials come with unique challenges.

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Characterization Considerations when Sourcing PCR

Against the backdrop of a plastic waste crisis, the global demand for plastic is set to quadruple by 2060. This has driven a shift toward sustainability and away from linear use models of plastic production. Post-consumer resin (PCR) has emerged as a key player in circular economy initiatives, though ensuring the quality and performance of PCR requires several characterization considerations.

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Academic Advantage

The Academic Advantage Program is designed to make TA Instruments’ high-performing equipment accessible for academic institutions. We value our academic customers who develop new materials, novel applications, publications, and most importantly, talented graduates that will fill future roles in industry.

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Battery Testing and Materials Characterization

Guide Battery Testing Selection Guide A Selection Guide for Analytical Solutions Unlocking the Full Potential of Batteries Cutting-Edge Analytical Solutions for the Next Generation of Battery Development The race for the next generation of battery technology is well underway. In just a few decades, rechargeable batteries have grown well beyond their roots in consumer electronics…

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