Recycled Wood Pallets Used to Build Attractive Pavilion

It may be arguable as to whether wooden pallets actually make good building materials, but the fact remains that they are capable of a...

Simple Recycling Method Ends Dirty Mining of Rare Earth Elements

Scientists have found a way to recycle rare earth elements used in all electronic devices and electric motors, which could pave the way to a bright...

ProtCycler – Homemade Recycled 3D Printer Rocks on Indiegogo

3D printers are getting cheaper by the minute, you can even take one home for as low as US$500. However, as with their paper counterparts,...

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...

Bacteria Recover Ammonia from Waste Water to Use as Fertilizer

Engineers have found a way to recover ammonia from waste water and turn it into valuable fertilizer using only natural bacteria. One's nuisance is another...

NY’s Biggest Wastewater Treatment Plant Accepts Food Waste, Produces Biogas For Grid

New York City is about to become the proud owner of the biggest wastewater biogas plant, which will supply sustainable energy to the national...

Better Than a Glass House, This Plastic Bottle Classroom Rocks

They say that people who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones. But if you stay inside a plastic bottle classroom during a tropical...

Used Plastic Bottles Turn into Energy Efficient Housing

Used plastic bottles get a new life in Plastic Bottle Village. For many of us, eliminating plastic bottles from the daily activities presents a huge...

Compostable Electronics to Hit the Shelves in Three Years

German scientists claim to have found the key to tackling the problem with ever-so-growing amounts of electronic waste- biodegradable, compostable electronics. I doubt a decade...

Nendo Puts an End to One-Time Use of Wrapping Paper

It is that time of the year again, when everyone rushes around gift shops in a search for the perfect holiday surprise. Regardless of...