Environment Features for March 2014

This section contains our latest feature articles. A selection of these articles is also published in Reinforced Plastics magazine and in the Reinforced Plastics weekly newsletter.

If you are interested in submitting a feature article to Reinforced Plastics please e-mail the Editor at RP@elsevier.com. You can view our guidelines here.


 

Environment Features Archive

Flax fibre and its composites – A review Flax fibre and its composites – A review

This review, published in the Elsevier journal Composites Part B: Engineering, summarises recent developments in flax fibre and its composites.

Green composites: A review of material attributes and complementary applications Green composites: A review of material attributes and complementary applications

This review, published in the Elsevier journal Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, concludes that green composites have potential for use in a number of applications, but it is essential to match the material to the application.