Category "Waste"

RoCycle

A team led by researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) has developed a robotic system that can detect if an object is paper, metal, or plastic.

18. April 2019 | via Phys.org | Read more

A team led by researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) has developed a robotic system that can detect if an object is paper, metal, or plastic.

18. April 2019 | via Phys.org | Read more
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It takes hundreds of years for disposable diapers to decompose in landfills – but this new machine can turn 220 pounds of dirty diapers into clean, raw materials in a single hour.

15. April 2019 | via Inhabitat.com | Read more

It takes hundreds of years for disposable diapers to decompose in landfills – but this new machine can turn 220 pounds of dirty diapers into clean, raw materials in a single hour.

15. April 2019 | via Inhabitat.com | Read more
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Students from Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti in Italy developed a cone to hold French fries made from potato peels, while the start-up Chip[s] Board developed an MDF-like board material made from peel waste.

09. April 2019 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more

Students from Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti in Italy developed a cone to hold French fries made from potato peels, while the start-up Chip[s] Board developed an MDF-like board material made from peel waste.

09. April 2019 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more
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Pure-Cycle Technologies treibt die Inbetriebnahme einer ersten Recyclinganlage voran, um Altpolypropylen in einem revolutionären Verfahren zu neuwertigem Polypropylen (PP) aufzuarbeiten.

06. April 2019 | via Neue-verpackung.de | Read more

Pure-Cycle Technologies treibt die Inbetriebnahme einer ersten Recyclinganlage voran, um Altpolypropylen in einem revolutionären Verfahren zu neuwertigem Polypropylen (PP) aufzuarbeiten.

06. April 2019 | via Neue-verpackung.de | Read more
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Valdís Steinarsdóttir uses animal hides to create a plastic-like material which can then be used to package meat products from the same animal.

29. März 2019 | via Grapevine.is | Read more

Valdís Steinarsdóttir uses animal hides to create a plastic-like material which can then be used to package meat products from the same animal.

29. März 2019 | via Grapevine.is | Read more
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Eine von Henkel entwickelte Software zur Recycelbarkeit von Verpackungen hat den kritischen Praxistest bei Fraunhofer-Forschern bestanden.

26. März 2019 | via Biooekonomie.de | Read more

Eine von Henkel entwickelte Software zur Recycelbarkeit von Verpackungen hat den kritischen Praxistest bei Fraunhofer-Forschern bestanden.

26. März 2019 | via Biooekonomie.de | Read more
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Bioplastic sounds like a welcome eco-alternative to the many plastic products we use daily. But the reality isn't so simple.

15. März 2019 | via Bioplasticnews.com | Read more

Bioplastic sounds like a welcome eco-alternative to the many plastic products we use daily. But the reality isn't so simple.

15. März 2019 | via Bioplasticnews.com | Read more
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A pop-up restaurant that is built from recycled food packaging and that composts all of its leftovers was set up at the WantedDesign Manhattan fair.

12. März 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more

A pop-up restaurant that is built from recycled food packaging and that composts all of its leftovers was set up at the WantedDesign Manhattan fair.

12. März 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more
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In this Dezeen article about Bolon, Michaela Ljungdahl explains why the flooring brand invested in a vinyl-recycling plant for its factory in Sweden.

08. März 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more

In this Dezeen article about Bolon, Michaela Ljungdahl explains why the flooring brand invested in a vinyl-recycling plant for its factory in Sweden.

08. März 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more
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The Plastic Pact agreement tends to make producers fully responsible for plastic packaging and manufacturing.

04. März 2019 | via Neweurope.eu | Read more

The Plastic Pact agreement tends to make producers fully responsible for plastic packaging and manufacturing.

04. März 2019 | via Neweurope.eu | Read more