Resources on the Shore

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Type

Title

Resources on the Shore

Creator

Ian Lambert;
Katharina Vones

Creator/Author Institutional Affiliation

Vones: Dundee University

Date

Sept 3, 2020

Event Type

Symposium

Event Name

International Orkney Science Festival

Location

Remote

Abstract

This second part of the presentation from North Ronaldsay looks at resources from the shore. Siân Tarrant describes how the wool from the island’s seaweed-eating sheep is spun into much-valued yarn at the North Ronaldsay woolmill. Dr. Katharina Vones of Dundee University and Dr. Ian Lambert of Detroit’s College for Creative Studies describe their work in turning ocean plastic into filament for 3D printers.

Subject Terms

ocean plastic; reuse; recycle; filament; 3D printing; waste; refuse; environment; sustainability

Citation

Ian Lambert; Katharina Vones, “Resources on the Shore,” CCS Research Repository, accessed May 18, 2024, https://omeka.collegeforcreativestudies.edu/items/show/14.

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