MacroFab Engineering Podcast

MacroFab's Engineering Podcast! Where Electrical Engineers, Parker Dillmann and Stephen Kraig talk about electrical engineering topics, DIY projects, and industry news. Sometimes cool people stop by the podcast to drop some knowledge.


episode 314: Plastic Deg-Ra-Dation with Scott Hansen of Retro-Brite

MEP EP#314: Plastic Deg-Ra-Dation with Scott Hansen of Retro-Brite

Our guest this week is Scott Hansen, Founder of Retro-Brite. Scott holds an B.A. in Finance from the University of South Dakota and Masters in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M.

  • Previously Scott was on MacroFab Engineering Podcast episodes
    • EP#77: The IdeaFab Podcast
    • EP#223: The Inverted Success Funnel – IdeaFab
    • EP#296: IdeaFab – Does This Podcast Change The World?
  • Scott’s background at NASA
    • Thermal Systems Engineer
  • Retro-Brite
    • Why plastics yellow?
    • Chromophores
    • Reversing the yellowing process
    • Blog posts
      • Into/Summary into plastic yellowing
      • Chromophores
      • Mechanisms of Degradation
      • What Happens In The Plastic?
      • Does Bromine Cause Yellowing?


 2022-02-05  1h3m