Category "Material"

Lush

Cosmetic company Lush says it is the first company to have developed “carbon-positive” packaging.

27. Juli 2019 | via Environmentalleader.com | Read more

Cosmetic company Lush says it is the first company to have developed “carbon-positive” packaging.

27. Juli 2019 | via Environmentalleader.com | Read more
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Scientist Mubarak Ahmad Khan has invented bags made from jute fibre - a longtime crop in Bangladesh - look and feel like plastic.

26. Juli 2019 | via News.trust.org | Read more

Scientist Mubarak Ahmad Khan has invented bags made from jute fibre - a longtime crop in Bangladesh - look and feel like plastic.

26. Juli 2019 | via News.trust.org | Read more
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Saldaña uses waste byproduct to create cellulose fibre that makes the biodegradable, plant-based cling wrap she's developing 12 times stronger.

25. Juli 2019 | via Phys.org | Read more

Saldaña uses waste byproduct to create cellulose fibre that makes the biodegradable, plant-based cling wrap she's developing 12 times stronger.

25. Juli 2019 | via Phys.org | Read more
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Researchers at Deakin University’s School of Engineering in Australia found that ground recycled or waste glass can be used instead of sand when making polymer concrete, resulting in a stronger, cheaper product.

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

Researchers at Deakin University’s School of Engineering in Australia found that ground recycled or waste glass can be used instead of sand when making polymer concrete, resulting in a stronger, cheaper product.

20. Juli 2019 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more
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Deborah Williams takes a look at the current state of the compostable packaging market, the misconceptions around it and where it could go in the next five to ten years.

16. Juli 2019 | via Packaging-gateway.com | Read more

Deborah Williams takes a look at the current state of the compostable packaging market, the misconceptions around it and where it could go in the next five to ten years.

16. Juli 2019 | via Packaging-gateway.com | Read more
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Biotechnologist Samara State uses fruit or vegetable puree to create edible dishware.

15. Juli 2019 | via Phys.org | Read more

Biotechnologist Samara State uses fruit or vegetable puree to create edible dishware.

15. Juli 2019 | via Phys.org | Read more
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Dutch design studio Waarmakers has used standard cardboard tubing to create a lamp that can be assembled from its own packaging.

13. Juli 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more

Dutch design studio Waarmakers has used standard cardboard tubing to create a lamp that can be assembled from its own packaging.

13. Juli 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more
Hansen-Packaging

Hansen Packaging has created a range of lightweight jars made from renewable sources such as hemp for the cannabis industry as part of plans to restrict the use of plastics.

11. Juli 2019 | via Packaging-gateway.com | Read more

Hansen Packaging has created a range of lightweight jars made from renewable sources such as hemp for the cannabis industry as part of plans to restrict the use of plastics.

11. Juli 2019 | via Packaging-gateway.com | Read more
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VTT mouldable paperboard technology enables the replacement of plastics in deep-drawn products: renewable raw materials, excellent stiffness and recyclability.

05. Juli 2019 | via Vttresearch.com | Read more

VTT mouldable paperboard technology enables the replacement of plastics in deep-drawn products: renewable raw materials, excellent stiffness and recyclability.

05. Juli 2019 | via Vttresearch.com | Read more
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In the paper making process, banana fibres fuse together on a microscopic level to create a ‘leather-like’ paper material that is lightweight, tear-resistant, and biodegradable.

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

In the paper making process, banana fibres fuse together on a microscopic level to create a ‘leather-like’ paper material that is lightweight, tear-resistant, and biodegradable.

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