How to Beat the Agony of a Dying Phone Battery

Phones and tablets are our main computers these days. We rely on them. Manufacturers limit the device's performance once battery capacity has...

Scientists Use Recycled CDs to Treat Wastewater

If you are one of those people, who have a huge stash of old CDs and have no idea what to do with them,...

2011 Plastic Water Bottle Recycling Rate Jumps 20%

According to the International Bottled Water Association (IBWA), the Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) water bottle recycling rate increased over the past year. The National Association for...

Rapid Re(F)use Initiative Could Turn New York’s Trash Into New Islands

A new initiative called Rapid Re(F)use has an aim to recycle and reuse New York's waste by turning it into various structures and islands...

Eco Cooler – No Electricity DIY Air Conditioner Made from Plastic Bottles

The Eco Cooler is a revolutionary DIY air conditioning system, which is made from recycled plastic bottles and needs no electricity. Summer is finally here for...

First Recycled Rechargeable Batteries from Energizer

Energizer's new product line offers world's first recycled rechargeable batteries. Nowadays it is quite difficult to imagine our lives without batteries. They are everywhere, powering...

Multi-purpose Vehicles Made from Recycled Materials Could Save Lives in Tanzania

Tanzania is one of the African countries where people constantly have to struggle with little income, lack of water and food, as well as...

Kickstarter Campaign Uses Your Old CellPhone to Save The Rainforest and Reduce E-waste

Just a quick glance through the list of campaigns on the Kickstarter website is enough to make you realize which ones have an incredible potential...

Astronauts Turn to Recycling as NASA Converts Trash to New Parts

Apparently, waste is not only an earth-based problem as NASA is also trying to figure out how to deal with waste produced in space...

Nuclear Waste Recycled by New Method Developed at OSU

New method to reduce cost of nuclear waste disposal while irradiating medical supplies and food, was developed by a researcher at Oregon State University. Russell...