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Indian company Rhino Machines developed a masonry brick, made from waste material, that is stronger and lighter than a common red brick.

26. June 2020 | via Rhino Machines Pvt. Ltd. | Read more

Indian company Rhino Machines developed a masonry brick, made from waste material, that is stronger and lighter than a common red brick.

26. June 2020 | via Rhino Machines Pvt. Ltd. | Read more
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UPM Raflatac and Vellamo teamed up to create the industry’s first and only wood-based polypropylene plastic label material.

24. June 2020 | via Upmraflatac.com | Read more

UPM Raflatac and Vellamo teamed up to create the industry’s first and only wood-based polypropylene plastic label material.

24. June 2020 | via Upmraflatac.com | Read more
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Toppan develops new tube container that enables plastic to be reduced by a total of 65%.

22. June 2020 | via TOPPAN PRINTING CO., LTD. | Read more

Toppan develops new tube container that enables plastic to be reduced by a total of 65%.

22. June 2020 | via TOPPAN PRINTING CO., LTD. | Read more
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“In the Anthropocene” is a 10-inch vinyl disc, made from plastic debris found along the coastline of Cornwall.

20. June 2020 | via Tangible Formats | Read more

“In the Anthropocene” is a 10-inch vinyl disc, made from plastic debris found along the coastline of Cornwall.

20. June 2020 | via Tangible Formats | Read more
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Ecopixel is an Italian manufacturing company that makes bespoke products from shredded plastic waste.

01. June 2020 | via Dezeen.com | Read more

Ecopixel is an Italian manufacturing company that makes bespoke products from shredded plastic waste.

01. June 2020 | via Dezeen.com | Read more
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Created by designer duo Jihee Moon and Hyein Hailey Choi of Newtab-22, Sea Stone, a zero-waste project, utilizes seashells to make a material that visually resembles cement.

30. May 2020 | via Settingmind.com | Read more

Created by designer duo Jihee Moon and Hyein Hailey Choi of Newtab-22, Sea Stone, a zero-waste project, utilizes seashells to make a material that visually resembles cement.

30. May 2020 | via Settingmind.com | Read more
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New research suggests that 100 million square metres of the UK’s river network is at risk of contamination by plastic particles from vehicle tyres.

29. May 2020 | via Sciencefocus.com | Read more

New research suggests that 100 million square metres of the UK’s river network is at risk of contamination by plastic particles from vehicle tyres.

29. May 2020 | via Sciencefocus.com | Read more
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A North Berwick-based environmental group has helped a local takeaway reduce its plastic use by providing it with reusable containers.

28. May 2020 | via Eastlothiancourier.com | Read more

A North Berwick-based environmental group has helped a local takeaway reduce its plastic use by providing it with reusable containers.

28. May 2020 | via Eastlothiancourier.com | Read more
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Brooklyn-based accessories brand Bembien is known for its handmade, artisanal bags. Recently, they introduced an extra special collection made out of 100% recycled plastic.

26. May 2020 | via Settingmind.com | Read more

Brooklyn-based accessories brand Bembien is known for its handmade, artisanal bags. Recently, they introduced an extra special collection made out of 100% recycled plastic.

26. May 2020 | via Settingmind.com | Read more
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Twenty-eight years of data (1988–2016) were compiled on the imports and exports of the category “plastic waste, parings, and scrap”.

25. May 2020 | via Advances.sciencemag.org | Read more

Twenty-eight years of data (1988–2016) were compiled on the imports and exports of the category “plastic waste, parings, and scrap”.

25. May 2020 | via Advances.sciencemag.org | Read more