Sounds like a tricky process, but one well worth the time and money devoted to this research. Given the amount of composite materials used in the Dreamliner, this seems like it should be a priority regardless of expense or complications. I would also think that in light of the cost of composite manufacturing, it would also make sense to have some sort of long-term vision around sustainability for both environmental good and ROI.
At this year's MD&M West show, lots of material suppliers are talking about new formulations for wearables and things that stick to the skin, whether it's adhesives, wound dressings, skin patches and other drug delivery devices, or medical electronics.
The US Congress has extended an important tax credit for solar energy, a move that’s good news for future investments in this type of alternative energy and for many stakeholders in the solar industry.
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