Month: June 2020

A Bio-Based Resin for a Multi-Scale Optical 3D Printing

Writer: Mangirdas Malinauskas, Vilnius University We have investigated acrylated epoxidized soy bean oil (AESO) based photocurable resins, which were proven to be suitable for both commercially available personal table-top 3D printers and to state-of-the-art ultrafast laser nanolithography dedicated setups. Thus, it covers the range of 5 orders of magnitude in spatial fabrication resolution/accuracy, which by…
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Companies have different reasons for developing eco-innovation

Writer: Sanna Peltonen, Vaasa university of Applied Sciences, Design Centre MUOVA. The importance of ecological aspects has increased in recent years and eco-innovation is often discussed in the context of sustainability. According to the European Commission, “Eco-innovation refers to all forms of innovation – technological and non-technological – that create business opportunities and benefit the…
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