Firm Polestar will use for furnish of salons of their cars-products and recycled materials of vegetable origin. They provide an opportunity to significantly reduce the weight of the car, partially abandon the polymers and to reduce the carbon footprint in the production process.
As noted in a Swedish company, the next step on the path to reducing harmful emissions is increased use of recycled and natural components in the interior of the car.
Experts suggested that instead of the plastic panels use composites Bcomp on the basis of flax, and the upholstery of chairs to make yarns, which are obtained after processing of PET bottles. Developed of them interior details 50% lighter simple, and they contain 80% less polymers.
Source of èkomaterialy will also be a waste of wine-making and fishing industry: mixed with polyvinyl chloride, cork tree will be a biokompozit for decorative interior panels, and old fishing nets turned into nylon mats.