• Question: will your work help you create placements for plastics that we currently make out of oil???

    Asked by jadee to Tom, Matt, Hugh, Douglas, Antonia on 17 Jun 2010 in Categories: .
    • Photo: Hugh Roderick

      Hugh Roderick answered on 16 Jun 2010:

      No it won’t

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      Tom Hardy answered on 16 Jun 2010:

      I’m affriad not, that is not my area at all, but it is a very importand area of research. Maybe in a few years you could be the one who comes up with a replacement for oil based plastics?!

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      Matthew Hurley answered on 17 Jun 2010:

      Bacteria are being used to produce lots of things, but my work isn’t involved in this.