News - 14 Jan 2020
More than a billion people around the world are living without electricity. The problem is more serious in rural regions of Sub-Saharan Africa, where many cell phone owners are not able to charge...
News - 13 Dec 2019
Ford Motor Company and McDonalds USA have announced that they will soon be giving vehicles a caffeine boost by using part of a familiar staple in the morning routine, coffee beans, in vehicle parts...
News - 12 Dec 2019
AIMPLAS has announced that it is participating in the WaysTUP! project, funded by Horizon 2020. The project aims to turn urban biowaste into resources such as food additives, condiments, insect...
News - 5 Dec 2019
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Ford has announced plans to engineer new bioplastics for car parts using coffee waste supplied by McDonald's in order to help combat the climate crisis. This is a positive...
News - 4 Dec 2019
Major new research at Flinders University will help start new industries, including new products and clean technologies to remove toxic waste, and delve into Australian history and ecology and...
News - 25 Nov 2019
A new brick made from domestic plastic waste has been proven to provide 10 times better insulation than traditional bricks made from clay.
Dr Karthikeyan Kandan, senior lecturer in Mechanical...
News - 15 Nov 2019
Flo SpA has introduced three new capsule formats in the GEA family that are industrially compostable, fully biobased, and able to provide a brewing experience that is expected of the most popular...
News - 29 Oct 2019
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Escalating deforestation due to illegal logging and industrial practices are all factors placing the Amazon rainforest close to the...
News - 26 Sep 2019
MIT welcomed the Class of 2023 with an initiative to reduce the impact of water consumption through reusable water bottles and other sustainable habits.
During the week of Aug. 26, MIT welcomed its...
News - 4 Jul 2019
Scientists have identified over 100 million hectares of lost lowland tropical rain forests that are spread out across Southeast Asia, Africa, and South and Central America. These observations have...