Article - 8 Dec 2008
One of the basic mantras used in by environmental conservationists is the principle of the '3 Rs' - reduce, reuse and recycle. The waste hierachy uses the reduce, reuse, recycle ethos to classify...
Article - 11 Nov 2008
Glass has been used by humans for a very long time and most glasses can be readily recycled. This article looks at the recycling of glass and includes tips for making glass recycling easier.
Article - 6 Oct 2021
In the New Plastics Economy (NPE), plastics are engineered to never end up as waste or pollution. The NPE aims to shift our focus to innovations and business models which eradicate plastic waste, keep...
Article - 26 May 2020
Wärtsilä and Eidesvik Offshore are working on the Viking Energy Project which aims to build a zero-emissions supply vessel using ammonia-powered fuel cells.
Article - 16 Jan 2019
With the war on plastic gaining momentum every year across industries, plastics made from alternative materials to the traditional petrochemicals currently used to create most plastic are now a very...
Article - 25 Jun 2012
Polypropylene is a polymer plastic that is a member of the ‘polyolefin’ (polymers produced from alkenes) family.