Article - 6 Jul 2020
By the end of 2020, it is estimated that 102,000 tons of Li-ion batteries will be retired from EVs annually, rising to 7.8 million tons by 2040. This exponential growth means that we must consider...
Article - 26 Nov 2018
While there has been increased effort to recycle materials in order to reduce energy consumption, raw material production and land fill.
Article - 26 Oct 2017
When electronic products, such as computers, cell phones, televisions, VCRs, stereos, copiers, fax machines, internal chips and other relating parts, reach the end of their lifetime, they become...
Article - 27 Apr 2016
According to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the average American throws away 3.5 pounds of trash each day, 60% of which could be recycled and reused.
Article - 30 Jan 2013
The football world cup is probably one of the most sought-after events in sports and builders are working towards the construction of eco-friendly football stadiums that would not only enhance the...
Article - 13 Sep 2012
In this interview, John Gardner, chief sustainability officer for Novelis, talks to AZoCleanTech about the increase in aluminium recycling and how recycled aluminium can be used in the beverage and...
Article - 30 Aug 2012
Mobile phones are everywhere and many people cannot conduct their day-to-day business without them. 205 million people in the USA alone use a cell phone. Millions of mobile phones are thrown away...
Article - 24 Jul 2012
Polyethylene Terephthalate, or PET for short, is a type of plastic that is in common usage in many products today and is easily recyclable.
Article - 16 Jul 2012
LEDs are a common light source in many sectors and in recent years there has been a major shift towards the wholesale use of LEDs over conventional light bulbs. This is beneficial to the environment,...
Article - 5 Mar 2012
This "Thought Leader" contribution by Dr. Aleksandra Drizo, CEO of PhosphoReduc, discusses the development and implementation of phosphorus removal technologies, phosphorus re-use as a soil amendment...