Bio-based coating for wood outperforms traditional synthetic options

Posted On: 07/23/21

Researchers have used lignin, a natural polymer abundant in wood and other plant sources, to create a safe, low-cost and high-performing coating for use in construction. As there is a global urge to meet the rising sustainability standards, this new coating has great potential to protect wood, whose use in construction is continually increasing. 
 
 

Resource:

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/07/210723105310.htm