Biodegradable ECG patch made of nanocellulose

ecg patch1VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a sustainable electrocardiogram patch that is fully recyclable and made of biomaterials.

The new device aims to reduce the carbon footprint of plastics and electronics for healthcare, one of the world’s biggest waste-producing sectors.

For the full story, see the July 2023 edition of Smart Textiles & Wearables.


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