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Korean scientists develop manufacturing technology for eco-friendly algae bioplastics

Korean scientists develop manufacturing technology for eco-friendly algae bioplastics

A Korean research team has developed the technology to manufacture eco-friendly bioplastics using seaweed. Not only is seaweed naturally derived and inexpensive, the new material reduces the amount of harmful byproducts emitted during the manufacturing process. Park Se-young has more. High-performance plastics are found in cars, airplanes and smartphones and demand for them is growing. …

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Korean manufacturers shift investment from China to Vietnam: KERI

Korean manufacturers shift investment from China to Vietnam: KERI

A report released by the Korea Economic Research Institute shows a shift of focus of Korean companies’ overseas investment, with more and more firms investing in Vietnam. Our Kim Hyesung has the details. Overseas direct investment by Korean manufacturers is moving from China to Vietnam due to corporate tax benefits and deregulation policies. According to …

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