Category "Waste"

asphalt_pallets

Downer Group will replace its Teralba asphalt plant with a facility set to use recycled material in asphalt production, according to Newcastle Herald.

29. September 2018 | via theherald.com | Read more

Downer Group will replace its Teralba asphalt plant with a facility set to use recycled material in asphalt production, according to Newcastle Herald.

29. September 2018 | via theherald.com | Read more
istanbulkart

Istanbul devised a more direct incentive to boost recycling rates by installing "reverse vending machines" that allow people to trade recyclables for credit on Istanbulkart cards, which are used to pay for public transportation.

28. September 2018 | via Big Think | Read more

Istanbul devised a more direct incentive to boost recycling rates by installing "reverse vending machines" that allow people to trade recyclables for credit on Istanbulkart cards, which are used to pay for public transportation.

28. September 2018 | via Big Think | Read more
open source machine

Take one of the world’s most accessible waste products, plastic, and turn it into a resource with a Precious Plastic V2.0 setup.

25. September 2018 | via Gottaclue.com | Read more

Take one of the world’s most accessible waste products, plastic, and turn it into a resource with a Precious Plastic V2.0 setup.

25. September 2018 | via Gottaclue.com | Read more
Bioplastics

Bio-based plastics can reduce waste, but only if we invest in both making and getting rid of them, says Danny Ducat, an assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular biology from Michigan State University.

24. August 2018 | via The Conversation Global | Read more

Bio-based plastics can reduce waste, but only if we invest in both making and getting rid of them, says Danny Ducat, an assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular biology from Michigan State University.

24. August 2018 | via The Conversation Global | Read more
10-rivers

Up to 95% of river-borne plastic comes from just 10 rivers, scientists at the Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research in Leipzig, Germany have found.

24. August 2018 | via Daily Mail Online | Read more

Up to 95% of river-borne plastic comes from just 10 rivers, scientists at the Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research in Leipzig, Germany have found.

24. August 2018 | via Daily Mail Online | Read more
Friedrich Liechtenstein

Environmental Action Germany (DUH) just launched the campaign “Plan A” to raise awareness about the global plastic waste crisis.

24. August 2018 | via Deutsche Umwelthilfe e.V. | Read more

Environmental Action Germany (DUH) just launched the campaign “Plan A” to raise awareness about the global plastic waste crisis.

24. August 2018 | via Deutsche Umwelthilfe e.V. | Read more