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Fast Company Magazine
This 18-Year-Old Makes Innovative Prosthetics From Recycled Plasticemit noxious fumes during manufacturing, which also makes it easier for novices
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
emit noxious fumes during manufacturing, which also makes it easier for novices to recycle. PLA is also found in food grade plastics and Westbrook initially sourced 2,000 cups by starting a high school collection program that took in used ice-coffee... Read more
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Business Wire
Bio Plastics Market: Global, Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size, and Forecast to 2023Global Bio plastics market size is expected to grow at a CAGR between 28.0% and
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
Global Bio plastics market size is expected to grow at a CAGR between 28.0% and 28.5% over the forecast period from 2017 to 2023 Bio plastics are plastics in which the carbon is derived from renewable biomass sources such as starch, microbiota and... Read more
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Business Wire
Paperboard Packaging Market - Global Forecasts to 2022to homecare, healthcare to food & beverages industries. Rising number of hyperm
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
to homecare, healthcare to food & beverages industries. Rising number of hypermarkets and supermarkets, growing demand for eco-friendly packaging materials and growing packaging industry are the major factors driving the global paperboard packaging... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Trudeau’s NEP redux: a No-Energy Programare nearly 25 million vehicles in Canada, with 500,000 new ones added every thr
Calgary Sun / Posted 9 days ago
are nearly 25 million vehicles in Canada, with 500,000 new ones added every three months (two million a year). In the second quarter of 2017, there were fewer than 2,400 fully electric vehicles sold in the entire country. But from a practical... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Compost controversy in Corvallis over plant-based plasticsplastic silverware and cups because they aren't breaking down fast enough. It'
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 11 days ago
plastic silverware and cups because they aren't breaking down fast enough. It's a product many businesses use to be eco-friendly, including Oregon State University. Chris Vitello, with EcNow Tech, created his own plant-based plastic years... Read more
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Business Wire
Synthetic Paper Market in Americas to Witness High Demand from Beverage Packaging Industry date analysis and forecasts for various market segments and all geographical re
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
date analysis and forecasts for various market segments and all geographical regions. Buy 1 Technavio report and get the second for 50% off. Buy 2 Technavio reports and get the third for free. Technavio’s sample reports are free of charge and... Read more
11d
Daily Mail
Prince Charles releases rehabilitated turtle into the sea in Maltaneed to do is organise the fishing in a way that enables the fish, and everythi
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
need to do is organise the fishing in a way that enables the fish, and everything the fish depend on, to survive in their eco-systems.' The Prince of Wales (left) meets Vince Attard (right) and volunteers on Golden Bay beach The royal delivered... Read more
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Pilipino Star
2 hours in Sen. Villar’s liferaise farmers’ incomes, to making sure the coconut levy fund is spent judicious
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
raise farmers’ incomes, to making sure the coconut levy fund is spent judiciously, to cleaning up Manila Bay, converting plastics and the fastidious water lily into chairs, establishing a Wetland Park, creating farm schools, and insisting on the... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Gove outlines 'Green Brexit' vision at Tory party conferenceto make a success of life outside the European Union." He added: "Global warmi
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 12 days ago
to make a success of life outside the European Union." He added: "Global warming threatens the balance of life on earth. "Plastics in our oceans, waste in our rivers and nitrogen oxide in our air endanger our fellow animals and harm our children’s... Read more
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Business Wire
World Polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) Market 2017 - Opportunities and Forecasts, 2014Global PHA market is driven by the increasing demand for renewable, eco- friend
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
Global PHA market is driven by the increasing demand for renewable, eco- friendly, and bio- based materials such as bagasse, zein, casein, plantstarch, etc. Other driving force is its bio- medical applications such as bone-marrow scaffolds,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cleaning Up Zimbabwe With a Styrofoam Bancost is great, it concluded. Made from petroleum-based polystyrene beads, kayl
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
cost is great, it concluded. Made from petroleum-based polystyrene beads, kaylite contains 57 toxic chemicals that become active when incinerated, contributing to air pollution and "ozone layer disruption," says the EMA. The material doesn't... Read more
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DW
Cleaning up Zimbabwe with a styrofoam ban |cost is great, it concluded. Made from petroleum-based polystyrene beads, kayl
DW / Posted 14 days ago
cost is great, it concluded. Made from petroleum-based polystyrene beads, kaylite contains 57 toxic chemicals that become active when incinerated, contributing to air pollution and "ozone layer disruption," says the EMA. The material doesn't... Read more
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Kagay-an News
Nurturing green community by collecting 2000-kg wastes on AboitizPower’s Eco-Market Day Oct 1, 2017 The backyards of the residents in Brgy. Maluko, Manolo Fortich,
Kagay-an News / Posted 16 days ago
Oct 1, 2017 The backyards of the residents in Brgy. Maluko, Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon became spacious after sacking and turning over heaps of recyclable wastes... Read more
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New Kerala
Dr. Harshvardhan Inaugurates Exhibition On Swachhata Hi Seva - newkerala news #275525for purification of water. It operates without electricity, spent water and slu
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
for purification of water. It operates without electricity, spent water and sludge management. Tiles made from waste plastics were demonstrated. Novel features of these tiles include its high mechanical strength, flame retardency, UV... Read more
19d
chroniclelive
Wetherspoon to ban plastic straws in eco-friendly movePub giant Wetherspoon will stop using plastic straws in an eco-friendly move to
chroniclelive / Posted 19 days ago
Pub giant Wetherspoon will stop using plastic straws in an eco-friendly move to slash the chain’s waste pollution. Bartenders will no longer automatically put a straw in drinks unless specifically requested by customers. And from January 2018,... Read more
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Top Gear Philippines
Can the Hyundai i30 N beat the best hot hatches?off. So it responds almost instantly and packs enough of a punch to keep the f
Top Gear Philippines / Posted 19 days ago
off. So it responds almost instantly and packs enough of a punch to keep the front axle busy. The 0-100kph claim is 6.1 seconds, and it pulls healthily across the rev range. It doesn't rev massively high or sound incredibly characterful, but few... Read more
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Philly.com
Penn State researchers turn crab shell component, wood into biodegradable, potentially edible packagingCould that Jersey crab claw you just tossed in the trash someday become a basic
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
Could that Jersey crab claw you just tossed in the trash someday become a basic component of a biodegradable restaurant takeout container? Jeffrey Catchmark believes so. The professor of agricultural and biological engineering in Pennsylvania State... Read more
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Business Wire
UV Curable Resins Market - China and Japan Emerging as Key Consumersholds over traditional dying methods, along with new developments in UV curing
Business Wire / Posted 20 days ago
holds over traditional dying methods, along with new developments in UV curing equipment,” says Kshama Upadhyay, a lead plastics, polymers, and elastomers research expert from Technavio. Technavio’s research analysts segment the global UV... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tata Nexon vs Ford EcoSport: We have a clear winner in this battle of petrol enginesand with diesel not as affordable as it once used to be, we’re seeing a shift f
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 24 days ago
and with diesel not as affordable as it once used to be, we’re seeing a shift from diesel to petrol as buyers slowly become wary of diesel cars. For this test, we’ve pit Tata’s new Nexon, powered by a 1.2-litre turbocharged petrol engine,... Read more
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Business Wire
Anti-block Additives Marketsurface on the top of a film layer that restricts the attachment of multiple la
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
surface on the top of a film layer that restricts the attachment of multiple layers.” Buy 1 Technavio report and get the second for 50% off. Buy 2 Technavio reports and get the third for free. The top three emerging trends driving the global... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Think Beyond Plastic works to launch Sam Farr Innovation Center at CSU Monterey Bay— to solve the global plastic problem. But if a local organization can pull it
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
— to solve the global plastic problem. But if a local organization can pull it together, it could mean creating another economic engine for the Monterey Bay region. “That’s what excites us. We want to bring it to our community as an opportunity... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Think Beyond Plastic works to launch Sam Farr Innovation Center at CSU Monterey Bay– to solve the global plastic problem. But if a local organization can pull it
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 25 days ago
– to solve the global plastic problem. But if a local organization can pull it together, it could mean creating another economic engine for the Monterey Bay region. “That’s what excites us. We want to bring it to our community as an opportunity... Read more
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Gulf News
Design Diary: Middle East Shines at London design festivalsome unexpected moments and surprises for visitors to the jewellery-box of cont
Gulf News / Posted 26 days ago
some unexpected moments and surprises for visitors to the jewellery-box of contemporary design that will really challenge preconceptions of the Middle East” says Trocme.Featuring designers from the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt,... Read more
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Newsmax
Energy-Efficient Buildings Boost Indoor Toxinscarcinogenic levels of toxic chemicals in the remodeled homes before and after
Newsmax / Posted 27 days ago
carcinogenic levels of toxic chemicals in the remodeled homes before and after residents moved in. All of the 30 eco-friendly homes in the study had risky indoor air concentrations for at least one chemical. “Even in green buildings,... Read more
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Business Wire
Top 5 Vendors in the Global Silicone Elastomers Market from 2017 to 2021production, innovation in products, price, operational cost, R&D cost, and prod
Business Wire / Posted 27 days ago
production, innovation in products, price, operational cost, R&D cost, and product quality,” says Kshama Upadhyay, a lead plastics, polymers, and elastomers analyst from Technavio. Buy 1 Technavio report and get the second for 50% off. Buy 2... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Environment: Time Sabahans 'wake up'the importance of preserving the environment. Citing for example the sea and w
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 30 days ago
the importance of preserving the environment. Citing for example the sea and waters off the city, he said they have become filthier by the day. "The reason is very simple – the rivers and sea have been turned into our dustbins," he said when... Read more
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The Manila Times
Eco group presses stop to plastic pollutionthe citizenry to help put a stop to the dumping of plastic wastes into waters t
The Manila Times / Posted 30 days ago
the citizenry to help put a stop to the dumping of plastic wastes into waters that is destroying the world’s oceans. The EcoWaste Coalition made the appeal in observance of the National Cleanup Month and the International Coastal Cleanup Day on... Read more
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SKY News
Big coastal clean-up to rid UK beaches of plastic rubbishThe annual event by the Marine Conservation Society will help collect data on l
SKY News / Posted a month ago
The annual event by the Marine Conservation Society will help collect data on litter levels, with plastics debris by far the most common item found. MCS's Beachwatch is the UK's biggest beach clean programme and has been running for over 20 years,... Read more
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SKY News
The UK's costly brain drainreduced dexterity or coming home after a long night out. Supporters of Ocean R
SKY News / Posted a month ago
reduced dexterity or coming home after a long night out. Supporters of Ocean Rescue, Sky's campaign against single use plastics, will want to grab a CamCup - a re-useable hot beverage cup made from recycled coffee grounds and eco-friendly... Read more
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Sicamous Eagle Valley News
Some eco-friendly food alternativeskit. On top of composting, classrooms will also have recycling bins that can c
Sicamous Eagle Valley News / Posted 1 months ago
kit. On top of composting, classrooms will also have recycling bins that can collect aluminum, paper and rinsed out #1-7 plastics. Unfortunately zip lock bags, saran wrap, and the foil or plastic wrappers around most convenience lunch items... Read more

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