Category "Material"

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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
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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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