Article - 2 Feb 2009
Fair Trade is an international trade model that aims to build just, equitable, and sustainable business practices by linking producers in developing countries directly to purchasers
News - 16 Mar 2010
Umbria Olii International introduces a worldwide first - compostable soap wrapping. This bio-film is based on FKuR’s Bio-Flex® and is used for the packaging of “Ecolive“ laundry...
News - 17 Apr 2015
Researchers have developed a new way to use plant oils like olive and linseed oil to create polyurethane, a plastic material used in everything from foam insulation panels to tires, hoses and...
News - 8 Sep 2008
Scientists of the Instituto de Nutrición y Tecnología de los Alimentos (Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology) of the University of Granada have been doing research into the positive...
News - 2 Feb 2011
Neiker-Tecnalia (The Basque Institute for Agricultural Research and Development) has created an air-conditioned greenhouse using alternative energies that enable the reduction of energy costs,...
News - 9 Jun 2009
American consumers can take heart that safety issues with foods processed in China are spurring research in the U.S. on new methods of detecting dangerous contaminants such as melamine in adulterated...
News - 4 Jun 2018
Generally, industrial facilities are situated remotely from extensive forest areas. And since it takes considerable efforts to transport wood, it is sparingly used as a raw material in industry. Now,...
News - 6 Jan 2009
Present concern for the negative environmental impacts and growing demand for organic olive oil, arise the need to develop useful indicators of agroecosystem health in olive-growing regions.
News - 10 May 2011
Solergy, which introduced the Building Integrated Concentrated Photovoltaic (BICPV) system utilizing its Cogen CPV technology, has displayed its products in SOLAREXPO, a prominent solar conference in...
News - 5 Oct 2012
An innovative business competition has been launched in the West Midlands for companies keen to develop opportunities in renewable bioenergy.
This pilot project, unique to the West Midlands, is...