Category "Material"

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Researchers have designed a recyclable plastic that can be disassembled into its constituent parts at the molecular level, and then reassembled into a different shape, texture, and color again and again without loss of performance or quality.

24. August 2019 | via Sciencedaily.com | Read more

Researchers have designed a recyclable plastic that can be disassembled into its constituent parts at the molecular level, and then reassembled into a different shape, texture, and color again and again without loss of performance or quality.

24. August 2019 | via Sciencedaily.com | Read more
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Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia in Italy’s port city of Genoa is making bioplastics from agro-waste. The institute has tied up with the city’s central vegetable market for sourcing raw material.

22. August 2019 | via Bioplasticsnews.com | Read more

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia in Italy’s port city of Genoa is making bioplastics from agro-waste. The institute has tied up with the city’s central vegetable market for sourcing raw material.

22. August 2019 | via Bioplasticsnews.com | Read more
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Researchers at IBM developed a catalytic chemical process that digests certain plastics, like PET, into a substance that can directly be reused in the manufacturing of new plastic.

20. August 2019 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more

Researchers at IBM developed a catalytic chemical process that digests certain plastics, like PET, into a substance that can directly be reused in the manufacturing of new plastic.

20. August 2019 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more
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While these materials are essential to how we transport, preserve, and ultimately consume our food, they may also negatively impact the quality and safety of foodstuffs.

13. August 2019 | via Bioplasticsnews.com | Read more

While these materials are essential to how we transport, preserve, and ultimately consume our food, they may also negatively impact the quality and safety of foodstuffs.

13. August 2019 | via Bioplasticsnews.com | Read more
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Here is why some plastic packaging is necessary to prevent food waste and protect the environment.

09. August 2019 | via Theconversation.com | Read more

Here is why some plastic packaging is necessary to prevent food waste and protect the environment.

09. August 2019 | via Theconversation.com | Read more
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Compostable Foodservice Packaging Market Players Turn to New Production Technologies to Reduce Product Costs.

06. August 2019 | via Futuremarketinsights.com | Read more

Compostable Foodservice Packaging Market Players Turn to New Production Technologies to Reduce Product Costs.

06. August 2019 | via Futuremarketinsights.com | Read more
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With the topic of climate change on the rise, and statistics revealing that only 30% of Europe's plastic is recycled, the demand among consumers for products and packaging made with sustainable packaging continues to grow.

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

With the topic of climate change on the rise, and statistics revealing that only 30% of Europe's plastic is recycled, the demand among consumers for products and packaging made with sustainable packaging continues to grow.

05. August 2019 | via Packagingeurope.com | Read more
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A growing number of startups are focused on providing containers and food-service items that can stay in circulation for weeks, months or years - and are recyclable at the end of life.

03. August 2019 | via Resource-recycling.com | Read more

A growing number of startups are focused on providing containers and food-service items that can stay in circulation for weeks, months or years - and are recyclable at the end of life.

03. August 2019 | via Resource-recycling.com | Read more
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Asian supermarkets use banana leaves instead of plastic packaging for fruits & veggies.

02. August 2019 | via Trulydeeply.com.au | Read more

Asian supermarkets use banana leaves instead of plastic packaging for fruits & veggies.

02. August 2019 | via Trulydeeply.com.au | Read more
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Designer Paula Nerlich developed a type of bioplastic based on aquafaba from chickpeas.

30. Juli 2019 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more

Designer Paula Nerlich developed a type of bioplastic based on aquafaba from chickpeas.

30. Juli 2019 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more