Category "Waste"

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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
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The Norwegian Presence 2020 exhibition is centred around the idea of the circular economy, an economic system that minimises use of natural resources and designs out waste and pollution.

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

The Norwegian Presence 2020 exhibition is centred around the idea of the circular economy, an economic system that minimises use of natural resources and designs out waste and pollution.

12. May 2020 | via Dezeen.com | Read more
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Engineered to stick around for decades—and potentially thousands of years or more—plastic continues its journey long after we throw it away.

11. May 2020 | via Fluxhawaii.com | Read more

Engineered to stick around for decades—and potentially thousands of years or more—plastic continues its journey long after we throw it away.

11. May 2020 | via Fluxhawaii.com | Read more
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Italian polystyrene specialist SCF Packaging has introduced a compostable closed-cell expanding material which biodegrades in four weeks.

09. May 2020 | via Packaging-gateway.com | Read more

Italian polystyrene specialist SCF Packaging has introduced a compostable closed-cell expanding material which biodegrades in four weeks.

09. May 2020 | via Packaging-gateway.com | Read more
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States are rolling back their plastic bag bans and restaurants are turning to single-use utensils to reopen in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.

08. May 2020 | via Vice.com | Read more

States are rolling back their plastic bag bans and restaurants are turning to single-use utensils to reopen in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.

08. May 2020 | via Vice.com | Read more
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Comparing the main bag choices—plastic, paper and cotton—in order to try to answer that question, what's environmentally responsible.

07. May 2020 | via Phys.org | Read more

Comparing the main bag choices—plastic, paper and cotton—in order to try to answer that question, what's environmentally responsible.

07. May 2020 | via Phys.org | Read more
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National Geographic recently convened a group that included CEOs, city officials, and recycling experts to talk about how we can bring the circular economy from concept to reality.

05. May 2020 | via Nationalgeographic.com | Read more

National Geographic recently convened a group that included CEOs, city officials, and recycling experts to talk about how we can bring the circular economy from concept to reality.

05. May 2020 | via Nationalgeographic.com | Read more
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Plastik mithilfe von Enzymen zerlegen und die Bausteine Bakterien schmackhaft machen, damit sie daraus Wertstoffe erzeugen. Ein europäischer Forscherverbund hat ein Konzept für ein biotechnisches Kunststoff-Upcycling entwickelt.

04. May 2020 | via Biooekonomie.de | Read more

Plastik mithilfe von Enzymen zerlegen und die Bausteine Bakterien schmackhaft machen, damit sie daraus Wertstoffe erzeugen. Ein europäischer Forscherverbund hat ein Konzept für ein biotechnisches Kunststoff-Upcycling entwickelt.

04. May 2020 | via Biooekonomie.de | Read more
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Canadian-based company Genecisdeveloped biological processes that convert food waste, otherwise destined for the landfill, into biodegradable plastics.

02. May 2020 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more

Canadian-based company Genecisdeveloped biological processes that convert food waste, otherwise destined for the landfill, into biodegradable plastics.

02. May 2020 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more
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Dutch company Plasticiet produced recycled plastic sheet material with a marbled, or pearlescent look, which they used to make a series of furniture.

30. April 2020 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more

Dutch company Plasticiet produced recycled plastic sheet material with a marbled, or pearlescent look, which they used to make a series of furniture.

30. April 2020 | via Materialdistrict.com | Read more