Category "Waste"

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Fraunhofer ISC has further developed their functional barrier coatings to support the production of food packaging that is easily recyclable and compostable.

15. October 2020 | via Fraunhofer ISC | Read more

Fraunhofer ISC has further developed their functional barrier coatings to support the production of food packaging that is easily recyclable and compostable.

15. October 2020 | via Fraunhofer ISC | Read more
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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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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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A new textile recycling technology that aims to close the loop for cotton.

01. October 2020 | via InfinitedFiber | Read more

A new textile recycling technology that aims to close the loop for cotton.

01. October 2020 | via InfinitedFiber | 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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A team of scientists from Singapore developed a method of using fruit peel waste to extract precious metals from spent lithium-ion batteries.

23. September 2020 | via Straitstimes.com | Read more

A team of scientists from Singapore developed a method of using fruit peel waste to extract precious metals from spent lithium-ion batteries.

23. September 2020 | via Straitstimes.com | Read more
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The future of vehicle pollution will not come from gas emissions, but from tyres.

20. September 2020 | via The Tyre Collective | Read more

The future of vehicle pollution will not come from gas emissions, but from tyres.

20. September 2020 | via The Tyre Collective | Read more
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18 billion butts are thrown into the environment every day, where they leach nicotine and heavy metals before turning into microplastic pollution.

14. September 2020 | Read more

18 billion butts are thrown into the environment every day, where they leach nicotine and heavy metals before turning into microplastic pollution.

14. September 2020 | Read more
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KAIKU transforms agricultural waste from everyday plants into natural plant-based colorants.

11. September 2020 | via Stjernsward.co | Read more

KAIKU transforms agricultural waste from everyday plants into natural plant-based colorants.

11. September 2020 | via Stjernsward.co | Read more
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Loop aims to build a global ecosystem for the reuse movement that maintains the convenience and affordability that we have come to enjoy with a throw away lifestyle.

02. September 2020 | via Loop | Read more

Loop aims to build a global ecosystem for the reuse movement that maintains the convenience and affordability that we have come to enjoy with a throw away lifestyle.

02. September 2020 | via Loop | Read more