Turning Oil Palm Waste Into Cellphone Screens
Athanasia Amanda Septevani is using empty oil palm tree fruit clusters as material to make screens for electronic devices. It is environmentally friendly and will likely be far less expensive.
Athanasia Amanda Septevani
Athanasia Amanda Septevani, 34, was dismayed to see that many cellphones belonging to her friends were not being used once their screens had been damaged. They were not being used because her friends were reluctant to have the screens replaced, as the cost was nearly as much as a new smartphone. The researcher from the Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) wanted to make a breakthrough: how to create ine...