Sunday, 23 October 2011

Leaves as a substrate for 3D printing?

Around this time of year (in the temperate regions of the northern hemisphere), one thing we have in surplus is leaves. They are everywhere.

Could we make better use of them? Could they be used as a substrate for 3D printing (once ground down, and combined with some kind of gluing agent)?

1 comment:

adreama said...

Here's another article suggesting the use of leaves as a building material, in combination with recycled plastic: