Category "Plastics"

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Two litter pickers collected 21 sacks of litter including over 150 plastic bottles, 78 used wet-wipes and 42 used dog poo bags.

25. Juni 2019 | via Inews.co.uk | Read more

Two litter pickers collected 21 sacks of litter including over 150 plastic bottles, 78 used wet-wipes and 42 used dog poo bags.

25. Juni 2019 | via Inews.co.uk | Read more
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Precycle is a zero-waste grocery store in Brooklyn that has opened for business. The store minimizes waste, selling in bulk rather than plastic.

17. Juni 2019 | via Treehugger.com | Read more

Precycle is a zero-waste grocery store in Brooklyn that has opened for business. The store minimizes waste, selling in bulk rather than plastic.

17. Juni 2019 | via Treehugger.com | Read more
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Plastic bags that claim to be biodegradable were still intact and able to carry shopping three years after being exposed to the natural environment, a study has found.

11. Juni 2019 | via Theguardian.com | Read more

Plastic bags that claim to be biodegradable were still intact and able to carry shopping three years after being exposed to the natural environment, a study has found.

11. Juni 2019 | via Theguardian.com | Read more
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Im Rahmen des Förderprogramms Nachwachsende Rohstoffe des Bundesministeriums für Ernährung und Landwirtschaft (BMEL) wurde das Projekt Bio-Barrierefolien (Biobafol) gestartet.

31. Mai 2019 | via Neue-verpackung.de | Read more

Im Rahmen des Förderprogramms Nachwachsende Rohstoffe des Bundesministeriums für Ernährung und Landwirtschaft (BMEL) wurde das Projekt Bio-Barrierefolien (Biobafol) gestartet.

31. Mai 2019 | via Neue-verpackung.de | Read more
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In a new position paper, “Recycling Bioplastics,” experts from Fraunhofer UMSICHT took a closer look at the material group of bioplastics and wondered: Are bioplastics compatible with recycling?

27. Mai 2019 | via Britishplastics.co.uk | Read more

In a new position paper, “Recycling Bioplastics,” experts from Fraunhofer UMSICHT took a closer look at the material group of bioplastics and wondered: Are bioplastics compatible with recycling?

27. Mai 2019 | via Britishplastics.co.uk | Read more
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Spanish manufacturer of hand-made lamps, PET Lamp, creates colorful collections of pendant lamps using indigenous craft techniques from all over the world.

24. Mai 2019 | via Inhabitat.com | Read more

Spanish manufacturer of hand-made lamps, PET Lamp, creates colorful collections of pendant lamps using indigenous craft techniques from all over the world.

24. Mai 2019 | via Inhabitat.com | Read more
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Environmentally friendly packaging company BioPak has partnered with Qantas to see the world's first zero-waste flight take off.

23. Mai 2019 | via Businessnewsaus.com.au | Read more

Environmentally friendly packaging company BioPak has partnered with Qantas to see the world's first zero-waste flight take off.

23. Mai 2019 | via Businessnewsaus.com.au | Read more
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Members of the Rotary Club of Windsor 1918 recycled plastic bags to make mats for the homeless.

14. Mai 2019 | via Windsorstar.com | Read more

Members of the Rotary Club of Windsor 1918 recycled plastic bags to make mats for the homeless.

14. Mai 2019 | via Windsorstar.com | Read more
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Scientists at Berkeley Labs have developed a new strain of plastic that they say has all the vaunted properties of modern polymers — but also happens to be 100 percent recyclable.

09. Mai 2019 | via mnn.com | Read more

Scientists at Berkeley Labs have developed a new strain of plastic that they say has all the vaunted properties of modern polymers — but also happens to be 100 percent recyclable.

09. Mai 2019 | via mnn.com | Read more
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Every day, millions of people around the world wash their skin and brush their teeth with products containing tiny pieces of plastic.

06. Mai 2019 | via Theconversation.com | Read more

Every day, millions of people around the world wash their skin and brush their teeth with products containing tiny pieces of plastic.

06. Mai 2019 | via Theconversation.com | Read more