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Plastics in Society presentation

November 19 @ 6:30 pm

composite photo of green soybean field, wheat, soybean and corn and text USDA Welcome to Plant Polymer Research!

composite photo of green soybean field, wheat, soybean and corn and text USDA Welcome to Plant Polymer Research!The community is invited to an American Chemical Society biopolymer presentation on Plastics in Society at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19 at the East Campus in Building A, Room 116.

The presenter is Dr. Vicki Finkenstadt from the Plant Polymer Research unit of the USDA’s National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research in Peoria. She has conducted natural products research for 25 years. She has created several completely green polymer composites and coproducts for automobile panels, biodegradable plastics and 3D printing.

Social time with snacks at 6:30 p.m.
Presentation at 7 p.m.
Free Subway sandwiches, soda and liquid nitrogen dessert.

Admission is free.

RSVP to Alan Abbott at abbotta@bhc.edu.

Details

Date:
November 19
Time:
6:30 pm
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Venue

Black Hawk College East Campus
26230 Black Hawk Road
Galva, IL 61434 United States
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