‘A moon shot for sustainability’

Starbucks is investing $10 million in a new initiative to develop a green cup that is recyclable and biodegradable. The coffee giant is partnering with the Closed Loop Foundation on the NextGen Cup Challenge...

Student develops synthetic retina

A student at Oxford University has pioneered a synthetic retina made of biodegradable materials for people suffering from degenerative eye conditions. In place of the hard materials commonly used, Vanessa Re...

Stanford team makes e-waste disappear

(USA) Researchers at Stanford University have pioneered electronic components that are biodegradable. This is a major step in the fight against the growing problem of e-waste. In 2017, some 50 million ton...

Sustaining the packaging revolution

|13 March 2017| Germany Eating al fresco is a great way to connect with nature. To help ensure it doesn't turn out badly for the environment though - through the disposal of additional waste - an innovati...