BMW And Boeing Sign Deal To Develop And Recycle Carbon Fiber

Carmaker BMW is planning on using carbon fiber for the production of passenger cells for its i8 plug-in hybrid-electric car and i3 electric car,...

Scientists Turn Plastic Bags Into Diesel Fuel

The problem of dealing with large amounts of plastic waste is growing, despite all efforts of governmental officials to prevent it. Changes in policies, increase...

Amsterdam Shipyard Hosts Recycled Container Theater

Amsterdam’s architecture firm O+A have created a large shipping container for the city’s annual Over het IJ theater festival. The container was made from...

Food Wasting: Problems, Reasons and Solutions

A new report entitled ‘Global Food: Waste not, want not’, published this week showed that almost half of the food produced each ear gets...

Strawgate: a Critical and Practical View on Replacing Plastic Straws

The popular tide has turned against plastic straws bringing them from objects of convenience down to symbols of waste and pollution, particularly of marine...

IBM Researchers Develop Radical New Recycling Process for Old Plastic

Currently, more than 272 million metric tons of plastic are produced each year around the globe, with one-quarter of that made up of PET. To...

“Green” medals at the Olympic games of Tokyo

Can you imagine that gold, silver and bronze parts of the old mobile phone you recently recycled, could end up in the hands of...

New Recycled Plastic Bottles Made from 100% Ocean Plastic Debris

Method and Envision Plastics proposes recycling of ocean plastic debris into new, eco-friendly recycled plastic materials that can make up our future disposable bottles. We have...

First Ever Plastic Bottles Made Out of Ocean Waste Hit Supermarket Shelves

The horror stories about plastic pollution of our oceans are hitting us almost every other day. Some of the most shocking ones include the...

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...