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Scientists master the art of embedded enzymes

Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Polymer Research IAP have managed to embed enzymes into plastics without them losing their activity in the process. Enzymes traditionally are unable to withstand the high temperatures that plastics are processed at. Materials that clean themselves, have anti-mould surfaces or are even self-degrading are just a few examples…

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