Food Waste 2021-07-29 23:41:31 Tensei converts biowaste into paper packaging The UK based company uses crop waste, grasses and agricultural residue to manufacture paper-based packaging for the food industry. read more ... E-Waste 2021-07-28 21:01:42 Scientists find way to recover nanowires from consumer electronics Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a new method for recycling nanowires in electronics. read more ... Waste Processing 2021-07-28 20:46:37 BeBot to process microplastics on beaches A solar-powered waste robot is set to pick and sort tiny plastics commonly missed by the human eye as part of beach clean-up. read more ... Recycling 2021-07-27 13:08:08 UK food lobby vetoes government’s EPR proposal Food and drinks manufacturers in the UK object to taking on the sole financial burden of recycling. Lobbyists contend that EPR legislation would result in higher grocery prices for consumers. read more ... Waste Elimination 2021-07-26 17:50:58 UK: New construction sector strategy prioritises recycling A set of guidelines published by the Construction Leadership Council (CLC) lays out how the building industry can send zero waste to landfill. read more ... Marine Pollution 2021-07-26 15:12:11 New Zealand: Waste mussel shells to filter rivers and streams A waste product generated by New Zealand’s seafood industry could help filter nitrates and phosphates from the country’s rivers and streams. read more ... Medical Waste Management 2021-07-26 12:13:18 Green PPE is gaining traction globally Innovators and entrepreneurs across the world are pioneering solutions to address the pandemic related plastic waste explosion. read more ...
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