The Shellworks is a series of machines that turns seafood waste into a versatile, biodegradable bioplastic.
The Shellworks are machines that turns seafood waste into bioplastic.
The machines have been used to prototype applications, each of which exploits a specific property of the material.
Why Chitin? Seafood waste contains chitin; an abundant biopolymer, which we hope can be used as an alternative to single use plastics