Article - 18 May 2019
We are producing an estimated 150 million tonnes of single-use plastic every year. Cutting unnecessary disposables out of your daily life will, when magnified on a global scale, have a huge impact on...
Article - 25 Apr 2019
Sensors to stop plastic waste may sound a tall claim – however, the technology is a scientific reality now, changing the waste management sector.
Article - 8 Mar 2019
This article discusses how to measure the flash point of waste liquids on waste disposal plants.
Article - 14 Dec 2018
The war on plastic has been growing in strength over the past few years. The full effects of plastic in the ocean are filtering into the public consciousness and have resulted in environmental...
Article - 14 Sep 2018
Plastics are ubiquitous and it would be hard to go a single day without using plastic in some form. It has become part of our everyday lives, enjoying a wide range of uses including water bottles,...
Article - 26 Oct 2017
When electronic products, such as computers, cell phones, televisions, VCRs, stereos, copiers, fax machines, internal chips and other relating parts, reach the end of their lifetime, they become...
Article - 16 May 2017
Circular economy is an industrial system that aims to avoid waste through the design of optimised cycles of products, components and materials by keeping them at their highest utility and value; it’s...
Article - 9 Mar 2017
The term clathrate is used to describe a structure that consists of polyhedral cages that contain large pores in the center of the structure.
Article - 27 Feb 2013
A microbial fuel cell enables the conversion of chemical energy to electrical energy when microorganisms react by catalysis.
Article - 18 Jan 2013
Dr Stuart Wagland, Lecturer in Renewable Energy from Waste in the Department of Environmental Science and Technology at Cranfield University, talks AZoCleantech about collecting renewable energy from...