Lotus-inspired bioplastic (structure) (IMAGE) RMIT University Caption Magnified image showing the pillared structure of a lotus leaf (left) and the new bioplastic (right). Images magnified 2000 times. Credit RMIT University Usage Restrictions Credit RMIT University. License Original content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.