UK Initiative Plants Trees for Recycled Junk Cars

Investigators at the International Energy Agency estimate that by 2035 there would be about 1.7 billion vehicles plying the roads. It is hoped that...

Adding Beer Waste to Bricks Improves Their Heat Insulation Properties

If every time you had a beer, you were overwhelmed by a guilty feeling that the beer brewing byproduct ends up in landfills, worry...

Millions Across The U.S. Unaware of How To Dispose of E-Waste

Does the  Cell Phone Recycling Act from 2003 really work? Apparently not, as research by Jean-Daniel M. Saphores, Ph.D, an economist from University of California,...

Rising Use of Plastics to Drive Oil Demand by 2050

Plastics and other petrochemical products will drive global oil demand to 2050, offsetting slower consumption of motor fuel, reported the International Energy Agency (IEA). Oil...
Neste Recycled Oil Goes to Fuel Feedstocks

Neste Oil Recycled Oil is a Transportation Fuel Feedstock

Petroleum is a limited resource, but recycled oil can give it a second life before it finally is disposed of. As we know, when petroleum...

Human Composting May Become Legal in Washington

"Natural Organic Reduction" is the name Washington has used to refer to what we can understand as composting human remains. Last Friday the state...

Cash for Containers: Recycling Machines Give Free Movie Tickets

The "Cash for Containers" program is expected to cut down public litter by providing citizens with the exact incentive they want. In order to encourage...
Plastics like these aren't totally environmentally friendly, despite being recyclable.

Truly Environmentally Friendly Plastic is Here

A research team at Colorado State University has developed a new type of biodegradable polymer. The polymer is made up of the monomer Gamma-butyrolactone (GBL)....

Ooho, The Edible Water Bottle That Eliminates Plastic Pollution

New invention, designed by a group of students, might just be what the world needs in order to eliminate plastic bottles and solve the...

How to Reduce Waste and Extend the Life of 5 Most Popular Items

We all know that in order to fight pollution we have to reduce waste. The three golden R's- reduce, reuse, recycle should drive every...