Recycled Paper Surprisingly Finds Use as Building Material

Although it is quite common to see recycled paper put to use in the making of items like jewellery or wallpaper, it is quite...

EU Asks for Commitment to Preservation of Raw Materials

This week, a Strategic Implementation Plan (SIP) was released by the European Union’s High Level Steering Group of the European Innovation Partnership (EIP) on...

How Recycled Art Can Raise Awareness of Alcoholism

Millions of tons of materials are used each year to create the cans, bottles, and bottle caps used by the alcohol industry. Traditionally, the...

How You Can Recycle Parts from a Damaged Old Car

Driving a car is often looked upon as the worst thing you can possibly do when it comes to minimizing the impact of your...

Guinness World Record for 45,000-Milk-Carton Tetra Brik Pavilion

To mark World Recycling Day in Spain, CUACS Arquitectura unveiled a quite remarkable pavilion built using 45,000 milk cartons. In conjunction with RESUR, a...
Cigarette butts energy solution

Used Cigarette Butts Offer Energy Storage Solution

Scientists in South Korea have successfully converted used cigarette butts into a high performing material that could be integrated into computers, handheld devices, electric...

Bacteria that feed on pollutants to produce electricity

Scientists of the Washington State University fished multiple communities of extremophile bacteria from the alkaline hot springs of the Heart Lake Geyser Basin area,...

Five Important Things You Need to Know About Recycling

Recycling is probably the best solution to reducing the incredible amounts of waste that our society sends to landfills. After a maximum of one...

Ultra-Efficient Way of Recycling Old Tires Found in UK

A new method for recycling of rubber tires could result in huge energy savings, and considerable cost benefits. Old tires are known to have a...

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...