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Students from Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti in Italy developed a cone to hold French fries made from potato peels, while the start-up Chip[s] Board developed an MDF-like board material made from peel waste.

09. April 2019 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more

Students from Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti in Italy developed a cone to hold French fries made from potato peels, while the start-up Chip[s] Board developed an MDF-like board material made from peel waste.

09. April 2019 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more
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According to European Bioplastics, a plastic material is defined as a bioplastic if it is either biobased, biodegradable, or features both properties.

08. April 2019 | via European-bioplastics.org | Read more

According to European Bioplastics, a plastic material is defined as a bioplastic if it is either biobased, biodegradable, or features both properties.

08. April 2019 | via European-bioplastics.org | Read more
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Pure-Cycle Technologies treibt die Inbetriebnahme einer ersten Recyclinganlage voran, um Altpolypropylen in einem revolutionären Verfahren zu neuwertigem Polypropylen (PP) aufzuarbeiten.

06. April 2019 | via Neue-verpackung.de | Read more

Pure-Cycle Technologies treibt die Inbetriebnahme einer ersten Recyclinganlage voran, um Altpolypropylen in einem revolutionären Verfahren zu neuwertigem Polypropylen (PP) aufzuarbeiten.

06. April 2019 | via Neue-verpackung.de | Read more
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Green is the color of nature, the environment and sustainability, but ironically the pigments used to create the color are not all that healthy or environmentally friendly.

05. April 2019 | Read more

Green is the color of nature, the environment and sustainability, but ironically the pigments used to create the color are not all that healthy or environmentally friendly.

05. April 2019 | Read more
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Brighton-based design studio Gomi has created a portable bluetooth speaker using plastic waste that is deemed non-recyclable by local councils in the UK.

04. April 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more

Brighton-based design studio Gomi has created a portable bluetooth speaker using plastic waste that is deemed non-recyclable by local councils in the UK.

04. April 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more
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Central Saint Martins graduate Ying Wang has recreated a traditional tea ceremony ritual that uses milk and vinegar to produce an alternative to single-use plastic.

02. April 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more

Central Saint Martins graduate Ying Wang has recreated a traditional tea ceremony ritual that uses milk and vinegar to produce an alternative to single-use plastic.

02. April 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more
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A new, fossil-free bioplastic is emerging. According to lab experiments, it is more durable than both regular plastic and other bioplastics, and is potentially better suited for recycling.

01. April 2019 | via Lunduniversity.lu.se | Read more

A new, fossil-free bioplastic is emerging. According to lab experiments, it is more durable than both regular plastic and other bioplastics, and is potentially better suited for recycling.

01. April 2019 | via Lunduniversity.lu.se | Read more
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By generating carbon-intensity data for each product, CoClear was able to identify industry trends, as well as track product performance improvements along value chains.

30. March 2019 | via Sustainablebrands.com | Read more

By generating carbon-intensity data for each product, CoClear was able to identify industry trends, as well as track product performance improvements along value chains.

30. March 2019 | via Sustainablebrands.com | Read more
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Valdís Steinarsdóttir uses animal hides to create a plastic-like material which can then be used to package meat products from the same animal.

29. March 2019 | via Grapevine.is | Read more

Valdís Steinarsdóttir uses animal hides to create a plastic-like material which can then be used to package meat products from the same animal.

29. March 2019 | via Grapevine.is | Read more
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Biotech start-up Mycotech developed a leather-like material made from mycelium, which they used to develop a watch, wallet and traveller’s journal.

28. March 2019 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more

Biotech start-up Mycotech developed a leather-like material made from mycelium, which they used to develop a watch, wallet and traveller’s journal.

28. March 2019 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more