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Scientist Profile: Eco-Friendly Materials Scientist

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Anil Netravali is a materials scientist who cares about the environment. He engineers earth-friendly building materials, called "composites," using parts from plants and trees ...

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Explore how research scientist Anil Netravali creates a nano soybean resin that is a natural adhesive used in constructing skateboards. Discover how eco-friendly materials can be utilized to make products.





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