Cracking sustainability using eggs

|6 March 2017| USA Eggshells and tomato peels could soon be key ingredients in the manufacture of tyres. Rather than being thrown away, a researcher at The Ohio State University has developed a method ...

Stepping up efforts to improve food security

|21 February 2017| Updated 23 February 2017 Italy Applications are now open for the international award for Innovative Ideas and Technologies in Agribusiness which recognises an innovation with the gre...

Coffee-powered cars

|13 February 2017| London Caffé Nero is working with recycling pioneers First Mile and bio-bean to turn coffee waste into advanced biofuels. The scheme - currently being piloted in London - sees used c...

‘The future lies in the circular economy’

|24 January 2017| Finland A pioneering sustainability project has produced 10,000 litres of renewable diesel - enough to power a car around the world four times. The Neste MY Renewable Diesel was produ...

€320 billion circular economy opportunity

(EUROPE) A new report estimates the investment opportunities offered by scaling the circular economy in Europe totals €320 billion. Produced by SYSTEMIQ in collaboration with the Ellen MacArthur Foundatio...

Scottish success at circular economy oscars

|17 January 2017| Scotland The Scottish Government's efforts to embed circular economy thinking across all areas of Scottish life and business has been recognised at the world’s premier circular economy a...

Scotland boasts world-leading circular economy

|9 January 2017| Scotland Scotland is a finalist in the world's premier circular economy competition, The Circulars. The Scottish Government's pioneering circular economy strategy Making Things Last pl...