Paper Made of Stone

Limex is a new material made of limestone that can be used as a substitute for paper and plastic products. It takes its name from ‘limestone’ and the variable ‘x’. Nobuyoshi Yamasaki and Yuichiro Sumi invented this product and established a company called TBM to develop, manufacture and sell Limex. Limex paper outperforms regular paper…

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Brrrr Winter 2018

So what is winter like in your area?  We are just about 15 minutes south of the 45th parallel on the Japan Sea side of Hokkaido.  That means winds and systems come across from Siberia and pick up moisture and the sky falls out here, sometimes several days in a row.  This year’s amount of…

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