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Why we should be careful not to demonise all plastic

17 June 2019

Commenting on a European Commission science and technology report, Professor Mark Miodownik (UCL Mechanical Engineering) explains how innovations such as “self-healing” systems could improve infrastructures forever and discusses plastic's vital role in keeping us safe and well.

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