Category "Initiatives"

Afroz Shah

Afroz Shah is a young Indian lawyer from Mumbai whose name is synonymous with the world’s largest beach clean-up project. In 2016, the UN awarded him for their Champions of the Earth Award.

05. March 2020 | via Whatsapp.com | Read more

Afroz Shah is a young Indian lawyer from Mumbai whose name is synonymous with the world’s largest beach clean-up project. In 2016, the UN awarded him for their Champions of the Earth Award.

05. March 2020 | via Whatsapp.com | Read more
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MANOTECA crafts unique pieces of furniture by using parts from abandoned products.

19. December 2019 | via Manoteca.com | Read more

MANOTECA crafts unique pieces of furniture by using parts from abandoned products.

19. December 2019 | via Manoteca.com | Read more
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The company repurposedMATERIALS comes up with creative ways to keep all sorts of unwanted stuff out of landfills.

16. December 2019 | via Fastcompany.com | Read more

The company repurposedMATERIALS comes up with creative ways to keep all sorts of unwanted stuff out of landfills.

16. December 2019 | via Fastcompany.com | Read more
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The Ocean Cleanup’s device — a 2,000-foot long floating tube that skims the surface of the water to catch plastic trash—has returned to shore.

13. December 2019 | via Fastcompany.com | Read more

The Ocean Cleanup’s device — a 2,000-foot long floating tube that skims the surface of the water to catch plastic trash—has returned to shore.

13. December 2019 | via Fastcompany.com | Read more
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Dutch designer Thom Bindels has developed Ecosystem Kickstarter, a honeycomb-shaped cardboard frame that can help small-scale farmers grow crops in degraded soil.

18. November 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more

Dutch designer Thom Bindels has developed Ecosystem Kickstarter, a honeycomb-shaped cardboard frame that can help small-scale farmers grow crops in degraded soil.

18. November 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more
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The Ocean Cleanup ‘Interceptor’ Aims to Extract up to 50,000 kg of Plastic Waste Per Day from Rivers Around the World.

04. November 2019 | via Environmentalleader.com | Read more

The Ocean Cleanup ‘Interceptor’ Aims to Extract up to 50,000 kg of Plastic Waste Per Day from Rivers Around the World.

04. November 2019 | via Environmentalleader.com | Read more
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A fleet of self-sustaining vessels will collect and process mixed plastic in the world’s waterways, a nonprofit organization announced this month.

24. October 2019 | via Resource-recycling.com | Read more

A fleet of self-sustaining vessels will collect and process mixed plastic in the world’s waterways, a nonprofit organization announced this month.

24. October 2019 | via Resource-recycling.com | Read more
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With the project Shapeshift that kicks off today, funding platform Kickstarter calls for projects made from recycled materials, transforming “trash” into original product design.

03. October 2019 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more

With the project Shapeshift that kicks off today, funding platform Kickstarter calls for projects made from recycled materials, transforming “trash” into original product design.

03. October 2019 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more
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From tackling plastics to curbing our consumerism, creative minds are focused on stylish ways to save the planet.

19. August 2019 | via Elledecoration.co.uk | Read more

From tackling plastics to curbing our consumerism, creative minds are focused on stylish ways to save the planet.

19. August 2019 | via Elledecoration.co.uk | Read more
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Entries to the international sustainable packaging competition have smashed last year's record by 60%. Packagingeurope.com is sharing the submissions to the 2019 edition of sustainable packaging innovation.

01. August 2019 | via Packagingeurope.com | Read more

Entries to the international sustainable packaging competition have smashed last year's record by 60%. Packagingeurope.com is sharing the submissions to the 2019 edition of sustainable packaging innovation.

01. August 2019 | via Packagingeurope.com | Read more