Tag: Biosciences

Selection of biobased alternatives enabling carbon neutral flexible packaging – MRes Scholarship

  Selection of biobased alternatives enabling carbon neutral flexible packaging The Biocomposites Centre, Bangor University Project ID: BUK2E064 Annual Stipend: £11,702 Application Deadline: December 10th. 2021 Project partner company – Wipak (https://www.wipak.com/) – has recently purchased a new manufacturing line (Picture below) for the production of flexible packaging for food and medical products which delivers energy… Read more »

Throwing new light on oak heart-rot

Oak Heart-Rot

  Research has begun this summer to throw new light into a little understood condition in older oak trees – heart-rot. Mycologist Richard Wright has started a three and a half year KESS 2 PhD research project under the Action Oak initiative, which is supported by European Social Funds (ESF), supervised by Professor Lynne Boddy… Read more »