Professor Uwe T. Bornscheuer is the Head of the Department of Biotechnology & Enzyme Catalysis, and the Head of the University Senate at Greifswald University, Germany.
On Nov 11, 2022, Prof. Bornscheuer gave the inaugural Open Plastics Lecture (https://www.queensu.ca/alumni/events/open-plastics-lecture) at Queen's University. He presented recent achievements in enzyme engineering to degrade PET and other chemical polymers.
The Open Plastics lecture is sponsored by the Shirley and Bruce Edwards Better World Fund, established in 2022 to support the research, design, and development of the Open Plastic Research program.
For full video recorded lecture, please click here.