Sony to use nonflammable biomass plastic in new DVD players

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I just posted the article Sony to use nonflammable biomass plastic in new DVD players.

  Sony has announced that it will use a nonflammable and  environmentally-friendly kind of plastic casing in it's upcoming DVD player  line. The company will be using a plastic that has been...
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Normally I despise Sony as a company because their prices are often too high (but their quality is great). I’m glad to see somebody take enviroment issues more serious and I give Sony a new vision of respect. If this new plastic approaches the same price as what is used today, I would love to see a law requiring products sold in the US to use this (when it does not directly affect the product’s strength).
[edited by Rhelic on 17.02.2004 16:19]