Phil Aitchison and Chris Gilbey talk about graphene and industry 4.0 in the billion dollar packaging industry in PKN Packaging News magazine.

…graphene can also be used for smart materials, incorporating sensing into the packaging itself, says Aitchison. “The raw material itself will behave like sensors and communication devices, so you put raw material in one end and it’s spitting feedback back to you.

“This shifts manufacturing from machines that know what they’re doing to materials that know what’s being done to them,” he says.

Read more at the PKN Packaging Website.