Friday, 13 August 2021 06:47

This Week in Tech with Jeanne Destro-8-13-21: The End of Plastic Waste?

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Imagine a world without plastic waste. 

It could happen, according to Assistant Professor of Polymer Science at the University of Akron Dr. Junpeng Wang. Listen now to find out more about his groundbreaking research on a new way to make and infinitely recycle plastic.

We'll also hear from MAGNET President and CEO, Ethan Karp, about thousands of good paying, high tech jobs that are open now in Northeast Ohio, KSS Robotics Director, Nathan Sterrett on the educational value of K-12 robotics competitions, and from Ohio Development Services Agency Director, Lydia Mihalik, on who won the recent TechOhio Startup Creativity Challenge.


Dr. Junpeng Wang, Assistant Prof., Polymer Science, University of Akron

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Dr. Ethan Karp, President & CEO, MAGNET

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Lydia Mihalik, Director, Ohio Department of Develoopment Services


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