Category "Plastics"

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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
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Say goodbye to throwaway plastic bottles and bags. Forgo reduces a bottle of soap to a small paper sachet. You just need to add water.

03. July 2020 | via Forgo on Kickstarter | Read more

Say goodbye to throwaway plastic bottles and bags. Forgo reduces a bottle of soap to a small paper sachet. You just need to add water.

03. July 2020 | via Forgo on Kickstarter | Read more
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New research suggests that 100 million square metres of the UK’s river network is at risk of contamination by plastic particles from vehicle tyres.

29. May 2020 | via Sciencefocus.com | Read more

New research suggests that 100 million square metres of the UK’s river network is at risk of contamination by plastic particles from vehicle tyres.

29. May 2020 | via Sciencefocus.com | Read more
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Brooklyn-based accessories brand Bembien is known for its handmade, artisanal bags. Recently, they introduced an extra special collection made out of 100% recycled plastic.

26. May 2020 | via Settingmind.com | Read more

Brooklyn-based accessories brand Bembien is known for its handmade, artisanal bags. Recently, they introduced an extra special collection made out of 100% recycled plastic.

26. May 2020 | via Settingmind.com | Read more
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Twenty-eight years of data (1988–2016) were compiled on the imports and exports of the category “plastic waste, parings, and scrap”.

25. May 2020 | via Advances.sciencemag.org | Read more

Twenty-eight years of data (1988–2016) were compiled on the imports and exports of the category “plastic waste, parings, and scrap”.

25. May 2020 | via Advances.sciencemag.org | Read more
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Pieces of rubbish are displayed as artefacts in the Museum of Modern Waste, which Design School Kolding is exhibiting as part of VDF x Ventura Projects.

15. May 2020 | via Dezeen.com | Read more

Pieces of rubbish are displayed as artefacts in the Museum of Modern Waste, which Design School Kolding is exhibiting as part of VDF x Ventura Projects.

15. May 2020 | via Dezeen.com | Read more
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Researchers at the University of Strathclyde and the Observatoire Midi-Pyrénées at the University of Toulouse found tiny plastic fragments in sea spray.

14. May 2020 | via Theguardian.com | Read more

Researchers at the University of Strathclyde and the Observatoire Midi-Pyrénées at the University of Toulouse found tiny plastic fragments in sea spray.

14. May 2020 | via Theguardian.com | Read more