Category "Plastics"

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Microplastic pollution caused by washing processes of synthetic textiles has recently been assessed as the main source of primary microplastics in our oceans.

12. October 2020 | via Nature.com | Read more

Microplastic pollution caused by washing processes of synthetic textiles has recently been assessed as the main source of primary microplastics in our oceans.

12. October 2020 | via Nature.com | Read more
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New bioplastic made from waste biodegrades in 12 months.

09. October 2020 | via Fraunhofer | Read more

New bioplastic made from waste biodegrades in 12 months.

09. October 2020 | via Fraunhofer | Read more
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The recycling process of plastic is much more complex than many consumers realize.

02. October 2020 | via Politico.eu | Read more

The recycling process of plastic is much more complex than many consumers realize.

02. October 2020 | via Politico.eu | Read more
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The enhanced protein is made up of a two-enzyme system produced by a type of bacteria that feeds on different types of plastics.

30. September 2020 | via Sciencefocus.com | Read more

The enhanced protein is made up of a two-enzyme system produced by a type of bacteria that feeds on different types of plastics.

30. September 2020 | via Sciencefocus.com | Read more
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Learn about some important facts on the global plastic industry from this short report on ARTE.

09. September 2020 | via Arte.tv | Read more

Learn about some important facts on the global plastic industry from this short report on ARTE.

09. September 2020 | via Arte.tv | Read more
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The Story of Stuff's new video explains how polyester yoga pants, fleeces, and even underwear are responsible for rampant plastic pollution.

12. August 2020 | via Storyofstuff.org | Read more

The Story of Stuff's new video explains how polyester yoga pants, fleeces, and even underwear are responsible for rampant plastic pollution.

12. August 2020 | via Storyofstuff.org | Read more
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A group of scientists and researchers have shown that thermohaline-driven currents can create hotspots of microplastic accumulation.

22. July 2020 | via AAAS Science | Read more

A group of scientists and researchers have shown that thermohaline-driven currents can create hotspots of microplastic accumulation.

22. July 2020 | via AAAS Science | Read more
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PriestmanGoode tackles takeaway culture with sustainable food packaging.

20. July 2020 | via PriestmanGoode | Read more

PriestmanGoode tackles takeaway culture with sustainable food packaging.

20. July 2020 | via PriestmanGoode | Read more
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The Shellworks makes compostable materials from seafood waste.

18. July 2020 | via The Shellworks | Read more

The Shellworks makes compostable materials from seafood waste.

18. July 2020 | via The Shellworks | Read more
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Holly Grounds has developed an edible, dissolvable ramen noodle pack that turns into its own soup.

15. July 2020 | via Holly Grounds Product Design | Read more

Holly Grounds has developed an edible, dissolvable ramen noodle pack that turns into its own soup.

15. July 2020 | via Holly Grounds Product Design | Read more