New Insulation Material to Replace Styrofoam?

Styrofoam, despite being environmentally problematic, is everywhere because it works so well. It makes for a great coffee cup. It insulates buildings. It protects products during shipping. But it’s also made from petroleum, a finite resource. 

Researchers at Washington State University (WSU) announced on Thursday that they’ve developed a plant-based alternative material…

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https://www.cnet.com/news/bye-bye-styrofoam-new-plant-based-material-vows-to-kick-insulation-butt/