Australian researchers are using crabs and shrimp to create odor-repellent fabrics for the automotive industry. Researchers at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University say a natural biopolymer in crustaceans could create specialized fabrics to provide smart solutions for car interiors, resisting odors and staying cleaner longer. RMIT School of Fashion and Textiles discipline head Rajiv Padhye says the school is working on various concepts for a number of automotive ...

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