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.
News - 13 Aug 2020
A study of five different seafoods has found traces of plastic in every sample tested.
Researchers bought oysters, prawns, squid, crabs and sardines from a market in Australia and analysed them...
News - 20 Mar 2008
In an effort to promote responsible custodianship of the Earth by reducing package waste and increasing the use of recycled materials, The Quest Group (parent company of WireLogic(TM)) today announced...
News - 23 Feb 2010
SolarFrameWorks, a leading photovoltaic solutions company, has signed an agreement with Johns Manville, a premier global manufacturer of energy-efficient building products, to supply its proprietary...
News - 8 Oct 2009
At Pack Expo 2009, here, Spartech Corporation, a leader in the development and design of green packaging materials, has answered the demand for environmentally responsible, sustainable polyvinyl...
News - 31 Mar 2012
At the American Chemical Society’s (ACS) 243rd National Meeting & Exposition, Orianna Bretschger from the J. Craig Venter Institute has demonstrated a new commercial version of the microbial...
News - 28 Jul 2009
A Greenpeace action in the US today exposed Hewlett-Packard’s (HP) continuing contribution to the toxic electronic waste crisis. The peaceful protest is in response to HP backtracking on its...
News - 24 May 2009
As demands increase for environmentally progressive, sustainable packaging, Spartech Corporation a leading producer of engineered thermoplastic sheet materials, thermoformed packaging, polymeric...
News - 27 Oct 2008
An international team of researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and the University of Basel in Switzerland have issued a report on the mechanism of toxicity of a...