Material Test: Rockite + Bioplastic

Testing various mixed and consistencies of bioplastic

  • Rockite + bioplastic
  • bioplastic + cinnamon
  • bioplastic + lemon water
  • bioplastic  (using cornstarch on styrofoam)

3 Potential Materials to focus on from Material Connexion:

(1) Macsunji (Hanji Paper)

  • Go Goong Hanji, MC# 7230-01, Category: Naturals
  • Handmade, translucent Korean Dak-mulberry paper. 

(2) Plantic 

  • MC# 6171-01, Category: Naturals
  • 100% biodegradable resin consisting of cornstarch (90%) and water (10%).

(3) Spun Silk Yarn  

  • Spun Silk World Co., Ltd.. MC# 6895-02, Category: Naturals
  • 100% recycled silk fiber

Other considerations: Polymors (conductive fibers), Rockite, Bioplastic

Sources: http://library.materialconnexion.com/home.aspxhttps://arch.library.nyu.edu/ns/databases/database/XXX03447