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TheCircularLab creates a plastic from plant waste that can be recycled, composted and can biodegrade in a marine environment.

15. Dezember 2018 | via Thecircularlab.com | Read more

TheCircularLab creates a plastic from plant waste that can be recycled, composted and can biodegrade in a marine environment.

15. Dezember 2018 | via Thecircularlab.com | Read more
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Design graduate Micaella Pedros demonstrates how heat-shrunk plastic bottles can be used to create stable furniture joints in this movie filmed by Dezeen for the Royal College of Art.

14. Dezember 2018 | via Dezeen.com | Read more

Design graduate Micaella Pedros demonstrates how heat-shrunk plastic bottles can be used to create stable furniture joints in this movie filmed by Dezeen for the Royal College of Art.

14. Dezember 2018 | via Dezeen.com | Read more
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Imports of 16 types of solid waste, including compressed car scraps and scrapped ships, will be banned from Dec 31, and another 16 types will be banned from the end of next year. China will completely stop importing solid waste by the end of 2020.

13. Dezember 2018 | via Chinadaily.com | Read more

Imports of 16 types of solid waste, including compressed car scraps and scrapped ships, will be banned from Dec 31, and another 16 types will be banned from the end of next year. China will completely stop importing solid waste by the end of 2020.

13. Dezember 2018 | via Chinadaily.com | Read more
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Sulfur is a waste product from many industrial processes and could be an alternative to oil from which to manufacture plastics.

11. Dezember 2018 | via Theconversation.com | Read more

Sulfur is a waste product from many industrial processes and could be an alternative to oil from which to manufacture plastics.

11. Dezember 2018 | via Theconversation.com | Read more
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Glues have been the cornerstone of linear mass production. But the same glues are a circular economy nightmare. So what about a glue that works like a screw? That’s the idea behind the DSM-Niaga joint-venture.

10. Dezember 2018 | via Circulatenews.org | Read more

Glues have been the cornerstone of linear mass production. But the same glues are a circular economy nightmare. So what about a glue that works like a screw? That’s the idea behind the DSM-Niaga joint-venture.

10. Dezember 2018 | via Circulatenews.org | Read more
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New labeling will assist shoppers in buying food and drinks that aren’t packaged in plastic. Campaign group A Plastic Planet is behind what’s called the Plastic Free Trust Mark.

08. Dezember 2018 | via Inhabitat.com | Read more

New labeling will assist shoppers in buying food and drinks that aren’t packaged in plastic. Campaign group A Plastic Planet is behind what’s called the Plastic Free Trust Mark.

08. Dezember 2018 | via Inhabitat.com | Read more
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Domestic and industrial wastewater contains substrates and nutrients that could be used to produce biofuels and bioplastics.

07. Dezember 2018 | via Bioplasticnews.com | Read more

Domestic and industrial wastewater contains substrates and nutrients that could be used to produce biofuels and bioplastics.

07. Dezember 2018 | via Bioplasticnews.com | Read more
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One of the biggest concerns surrounding the proliferation of microplastics in the world's oceans is how they might move up the food web from smaller to larger marine life, eventually ending up in our stomachs.

06. Dezember 2018 | via Ecowatch.com | Read more

One of the biggest concerns surrounding the proliferation of microplastics in the world's oceans is how they might move up the food web from smaller to larger marine life, eventually ending up in our stomachs.

06. Dezember 2018 | via Ecowatch.com | Read more
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Microplastic from tyres and roads which end up in the ocean make up 89% of ultra fine particles found in the air around busy motorways.

04. Dezember 2018 | via Dailymail.co.uk | Read more

Microplastic from tyres and roads which end up in the ocean make up 89% of ultra fine particles found in the air around busy motorways.

04. Dezember 2018 | via Dailymail.co.uk | Read more
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The move could be introduced by Environment Secretary Michael Gove as early as this week.

03. Dezember 2018 | via Mirror.co.uk | Read more

The move could be introduced by Environment Secretary Michael Gove as early as this week.

03. Dezember 2018 | via Mirror.co.uk | Read more