News - 13 May 2019
Amcor has launched AmLite Ultra Recyclable, its first packaging product made from the company’s revolutionary, more sustainable high-barrier polyolefin film that the company announced last year....
News - 6 May 2019
Chinese scientists have synthesized a new catalyst to turn carbon dioxide, the chief greenhouse gas, into methanol, generally regarded as a clean fuel for engines.
A group of scientists, headed by...
News - 17 Apr 2019
Every year trash companies sift through an estimated 68 million tons of recycling, which is the weight equivalent of more than 30 million cars.
A key step in the process happens on fast-moving...
News - 29 Mar 2019
It is a well-known fact that water is an important resource that is depended by a large number of industries and one that can be used more frugally.
The beneficiation of mineral ores is one...
News - 20 Mar 2019
With over two billion people lacking access to safe potable water, the United Nations estimates that by 2050, there will be an almost one-third increase in the global demand for water.
News - 14 Mar 2019
An innovative center, called the NTU Singapore-CEA Alliance for Research in Circular Economy (NTU SCARCE), will pay attention to four major research thrusts that will look into the recovery and...
News - 25 Jan 2019
Nestlé has announced its broader vision to achieve a waste-free future and announced a series of specific actions towards meeting its April 2018 commitment to make 100% of its packaging recyclable or...
News - 8 Jan 2019
Faculty in the Department of Mechanical Engineering are developing technologies that store, capture, convert, and minimize greenhouse gas emissions.
The images are ubiquitous: A coastal town...
News - 19 Dec 2018
According to researchers, more must be done to deal with the growing environmental effect of takeaway food containers.
Based on a new study, it is estimated that 2025 million takeaway...
News - 15 Nov 2018
Sandia National Laboratories has designed the first wind turbine blades made from a 3D-printed mold, which could significantly reduce the time and cost of developing innovative wind energy technology....