CSP graduate student Derek Batiste recently lead and published research on the efficient polymerization of methyl-ε- caprolactone mixtures to access sustainable aliphatic polyesters in ACS Macromolecules. Get a brief... read more →
Investigator Paul Dauenhauer spoke about Minnesota’s role in developing renewable chemicals from biomass as part of the University of Minnesota’s Curiosity Drives Progress Lecture Series.
CSP Director Marc Hillmyer featured on Business News Network (BNN) Bloomberg to discuss the CSP's work creating plastics that "unzip" when triggered by heat, light or chemical reactions.
CSP research and researchers were recently featured in a segment for the German television program Galileo for their work in developing sustainable plastics. Read the english translation here.
CSP researchers worked with the creators of How to Make Everything on this episode that features biobased plastics. Check it out here:
There is a new video from MinuteEarth describing the work of the NSF Center for Sustainable Polymers. Check it out!
A team of researchers comprised of four research groups in the CSP have been awarded the 2017 AAAS Newcomb Cleveland Prize for their work developing a new additive that helps... read more →