News - 6 Dec 2019
A group of industrial chemicals referred to as “PFAS” has penetrated the far reaches of the Earth, with implications that researchers are just beginning to comprehend.
News - 28 Feb 2019
A new recycling process has been developed by the researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL).
This process involves the conversion of...
News - 13 Jun 2018
Certain plastics can be broken down by enzymes found in nature, however, not well enough to aid industrial recycling and curtail the scourge of plastic waste. Based on what nature has provided,...
News - 20 Apr 2017
The average American goes through roughly 70 pounds of clothing each year, creating approximately 21 billion pounds of clothing sent to landfills – five percent of all landfill waste, according...
News - 20 Apr 2015
The North Face today announced the expansion of its Clothes The Loop recycling program to all of its retail and outlet stores in the U.S. in tandem with an in-store and social media campaign to...
News - 4 Nov 2014
Ever walked into a hotel room and smelled old cigarette smoke? While the last smoker may have left the room hours or even days ago, the lingering odors—resulting from noxious residue that clings...
News - 18 Oct 2013
A newly developed recycling process could make landfill sites filled with old shoes a thing of the past.
The world’s first comprehensive system for separating and recovering useful...
News - 26 Aug 2009
Passage of environmentally effective and economically sustainable climate legislation in the U.S. will bring business opportunity to DuPont.
"Passage of climate legislation will signal to...
News - 14 Jan 2009
Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced that its "Green" retail store prototype has received a Leadership in Energy and...
News - 29 Jun 2008
With rising energy prices and greater concern over global warming, compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) are having a successful run. Sales of the curlicue, energy-sipping bulbs, which previously had...