Article - 28 Oct 2008
This article looks at plastic materials and what happens to plastic or polymer materials when they go to be recycled
Article - 22 Oct 2008
Most plastics can be sucessfully recycled. Plastic recycling is made easier by special codes put into the plastic item at the point of manufacture. The recycling codes are explained in this article.
Article - 11 Aug 2009
We've all now heard the warnings that potentially dangerous chemicals can leach from plastic containers into food and drink but what are these chemicals, how do they get out of the plastic and what...
Article - 9 Aug 2009
The retread tire industry are amused by the green bandwagon, since they were a green industry long before the word became fashionable. Thanks to retreading many hundreds of millions of gallons of oil...
Article - 3 Feb 2009
Over the past decade, bottled water consumption has skyrocketed. Although drinking water is great for your health, drinking bottled water is bad for the environment and your wallet. This article looks...
Article - 4 Sep 2008
Throughout much of the western world, fresh, clean water is readily and cheaply available from the tap but the widespread adoption of drinking water from disposable plastic bottles is causing serious...
Article - 6 Nov 2008
Almost all small household electronic appliances and devices are powered by batteries. As even rechargeable batteries eventually wear out and will require replacement. Proper disposal of all batteries...
Article - 19 Oct 2008
In recent years, we have already witnessed a reshuffle among the top 10 solar manufacturers - formerly high ranking European and Japanese producers have been replaced by Chinese manufacturers claiming...
Article - 7 Aug 2008
Frequently asked questions about solar power and solar electricity generation - solar thermal power, photovoltaics, costs and environmental benefits
Article - 7 Jul 2008
Hydrogenics' Fuel Cell Power Products, available in a range of configurations, provide easily integrated solutions for a wide range of customers