Over in WA meeting super smart firms like First Graphene with our candidate for Fremantle Josh Wilson.
This firm has come up with a clever, cost effective way to extract #graphene - an additive that is light, strong, water repelling and fire resistant, which could be used for a stack of different purposes.
And an Aussie firm beating overseas competitors to the punch. Loved visiting them.
#innovation #construction #manufacturing
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While investors pick winners in the lithium and nickel sectors, another ASX-listed company is positioning itself to benefit from the coming growth in the next wonder material.
Western Australia-based First Graphene Ltd plans to be at the centre of evolving demand for graphene.
The media tends to depict bullet-proof armor as something that’s thick and heavier than regular clothes. Despite being for bodily protection, the added bulk of that armor might restrict a person’s movements. But scientists at the City University of New York’s Advanced Science Research Center (ASRC) have found that diamond-hard armor doesn’t need to be thick. The key to less-bulky protection is graphene, a tightly-packed layer of bonded carbon atoms one million times thinner than a piece of paper.