Dr Antoine Buchard, Whorrod Research Fellow in the University's Department of Chemistry, said: "With an ever-growing population, there is an increasing demand for plastics.
This new plastic is a renewable alternative to fossil-fuel based polymers, potentially inexpensive, and, because it is biodegradable, will not contribute to growing ocean and landfill waste.
The lively feel of Cannondale's lightweight, vibration-damping carbon frame and fork is a joy to experience and will make all your road rides even more fun.
At your command are a host of quality components, including a crisp-shifting and braking FSA/SRAM Apex 20-speed parts group that features an extra-wide gear range so you can conquer any hill, and powerful dual-pivot braking for confidence and control on the descents.
It was already engraved in her HONORARY PLACRONYM on her 13th birthday, which was about two and a half years ago, and has been sitting here neatly on the bookshelf ever since.
Attempting to engrave it with another name after completing this sacred rite of passage is practically unheard of, and is a gesture nearly as offensive as it would be if you tried to name her something dumb like Barnstench Fartface.
What do you suppose the name on the envelopes will be?
Biodegradable and bio-compatible The resulting plastic has similar physical properties to those derived from petrochemicals, being strong, transparent and scratch-resistant.But before your visions of grandeur run rampant and your checkbook becomes more hollow than Landis’ Maillot Jaune, are you sure carbon is the right frame material for your needs?Don’t take it wrong, carbon indeed has its merits, but the recent carbon craze seems to be heavily tied to bandwagon mentality; whatever the pros are doing is what the masses want to do too.The young lady is expecting to find this game in her mailbox today.She is expecting the game to be enclosed in a pair of envelopes, and printed on these envelopes, she is expecting to find her name!