are made from organic materials such as plant fibre
The research tested soluble plant fibre
- the kind which comes out of vegetables when they are boiled in water - to judge its effect on Crohn's disease.
Today's research tested a range of soluble plant fibre
to judge their
The Bare[TM] Bagasse range comprises three square plates and a bowl made from Bagasse, the plant fibre
waste which remains after sugarcane has been processed to extract sugar.
The paper is handmade using natural fibres and colourants such as banana, plant fibre
cotton, yucca flour, corn husk fibre, aloe, achiote, coffee and tea.
The plant fibre
is one of the longest and strongest natural bast fibres which is used in everything from fashion textiles to a replacement for fibre-glass, which it outperforms on several levels.
Of particular interest for radiocarbon dating the paintings is the presence of small amounts of plant fibre
binders at the Esikolweni and Nkosazana Shelters, the occurrences of calcite paints at Clarke's Shelter and oxalate-rich paints at the Junction Shelter and Eland Cave sites.
The tough plant fibre
was ideal for making twine and rope.
Camira developed STING after four years of research into cultivating nettles, extracting and processing the plant fibre
, blending, weaving and dyeing and evaluating how the finished fabric performs.
Unlike conventional fuel ethanol, a high-octane alcohol produced from the fermentation of sugar derived from the starch in grains such as corn and wheat, bioethanol is made from the fermentation of sugars derived from the plant fibre
in renewable feedstocks such as wood and straw.
QMy wife and I were watching a TV series on which they used a plant fibre
floor covering on their stairs.
Most natural flooring is eco-friendly too, made from easy-to-replenish plant fibres
grown in Asia, South America and other far-flung places - although you have to consider 'flooring miles' for it to reach the UK.