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In Finland, seven non-profit “reuse centres” have popped up around Helsinki, offering preloved furniture, clothes, toys, books, sports gear and cookware.

25. December 2018 | via Weforum.org | Read more

In Finland, seven non-profit “reuse centres” have popped up around Helsinki, offering preloved furniture, clothes, toys, books, sports gear and cookware.

25. December 2018 | via Weforum.org | Read more
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Slovakian designer Šimon Kern's Beleaf chair is made from a mixture of recycledleaves and bio-resin.

22. December 2018 | via Dezeen.com | Read more

Slovakian designer Šimon Kern's Beleaf chair is made from a mixture of recycledleaves and bio-resin.

22. December 2018 | via Dezeen.com | Read more
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London-based designer designer Peter Marigold is launching a remouldable bioplastic card that can be used to make new tools and modify or repair broken objects.

21. December 2018 | via Dezeen.com | Read more

London-based designer designer Peter Marigold is launching a remouldable bioplastic card that can be used to make new tools and modify or repair broken objects.

21. December 2018 | via Dezeen.com | Read more
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Retailers and producers of packaging will be forced to pay the full cost of collecting and recycling it under the government’s new waste strategy.

20. December 2018 | via Theguardian.com | Read more

Retailers and producers of packaging will be forced to pay the full cost of collecting and recycling it under the government’s new waste strategy.

20. December 2018 | via Theguardian.com | Read more
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BASF’s ChemCycling project is a new innovative way to reutilize the plastic wastes by thermochemical processes to produce syngas or oils.

18. December 2018 | via Plasticsinsight.com | Read more

BASF’s ChemCycling project is a new innovative way to reutilize the plastic wastes by thermochemical processes to produce syngas or oils.

18. December 2018 | via Plasticsinsight.com | Read more
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Viele weiche PVC-Sorten sind gesundheitsgefährdend. Ein Konsortium der Hamburger und Bielfelder Universitäten sowie der BASF SE sucht deshalb nach biobasierten Alternativen.

17. December 2018 | via Biooekonomie.de | Read more

Viele weiche PVC-Sorten sind gesundheitsgefährdend. Ein Konsortium der Hamburger und Bielfelder Universitäten sowie der BASF SE sucht deshalb nach biobasierten Alternativen.

17. December 2018 | via Biooekonomie.de | Read more
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TheCircularLab creates a plastic from plant waste that can be recycled, composted and can biodegrade in a marine environment.

15. December 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. December 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. December 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. December 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. December 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. December 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. December 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. December 2018 | via Theconversation.com | Read more