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Background Plastic

Action.

Okay people, I have been talking long enough now, let’s get our feet in the plastic and start working on a solution! In a previous post I talked about discrete infrared spectroscopy, an example of this is the ReReMeter, which will also be the foundation of this project. To predict the type of plastic the […]

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Plastic Science

An Explanation.

A simple device that can separate plastics that look and feel the same, I owe you an explanation; The technology to identify plastic is near-infrared spectroscopy. SpectroscopyΒ is the study of the interaction between matter and electromagnetic radiation, near-infrared indicates the wavelength range, so between 750nm to 2500nm.πŸ₯Ό To help you understand near-infrared spectroscopy, I will […]

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History Plastic

A plastic perspective.

Background information about plastic, it’s origins and its consequences

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Background Plastic

An Introduction.

Background on the goal of the project