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  • Previously held back due to insufficient funding and technical difficulties, CSP is now gaining attention as a useful technology as governments accelerate the push to decarbonise. Well-funded entities ...
  • U.S. Department of Energy Announces First of Its Kind Collaboration to Accelerate "Vehicle-to-Everything" Technologies

    26 Apr 2022 U.S. Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Press Release
    The International Energy Agency (IEA) conservatively estimates that 130 million electric vehicles (EVs) will be on the road globally by 2030. As the number of EVs grows and especially as larger trucks ...
  • In the final stage of the pilot, 450 tonnes (25,000 blocks) of concrete will be produced per day capturing around 20 tonnes of CO2.  The main feature is the waste-based cement’s sequestration capabili ...
  • The first North American Pact of its sort, the U.S. Pact is a consortium established by The Recycling Partnership and World Wildlife Fund (WWF), as part of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation's Plastics Pa ...
  • Named Racing Green, the strategy outlines commitments to achieve net-zero emissions across its supply chain by 2039 and from its manufacturing facilities by 2030. It also aligns with the U.N.'s Sustai ...
  • Bcomp, the lightweighting, sustainable composite supplier, is now providing its natural fibre technologies to Mercedes-AMG’s development partner HWA, for the race car’s new green bumpers.  The sustain ...
  • Among its investors were luxury giant Kering and the environmentalist Hollywood actor Leonardo Di Caprio.   Agronomics, the UK cellular agriculture investment group, led the Series A funding. VitroLab ...
  • The SeaFurther Initiative aims to assist salmon farmers to cut their carbon footprint by 30% by 2030, helping them achieve net-zero.  While wild capture fisheries produce emissions by using fuel-power ...
  •  The value of the order will not be disclosed. However, a project of this size and scope is typically valued at around EUR 150–170 million.  “Shotton’s new container board machine will make our paper ...
  • The EU has laid out a plans to ban 12,000 harmful chemicals which it claims will help manufacturers anticipate future restrictions.  The EU Commission on April 25 put together an action plan to restri ...
  • Researchers at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, North Carolina in the US have created a process which involves using nanoscopic particles from wood to solve the issue of toxic dyes in the f ...
  • UK food packaging firm PFF Group has deployed a £2m ($2.6m) thermoforming system at its Sedgefield site in Country Durham in the northeast of England as part of a £4m ($5.3m) funding program in proces ...
  • The energy company TotalEnergies and the chemical recycling firm New Hope announced on May 18 a partnership agreement under which New Hope Energy will develop an advanced recycling plant in Texas, US, ...
  • Connect with Cargill at the Greener Manufacturing Show in Atlanta, Georgia on June 8 and 9 to discover nature-based chemistries for specific, innovative solutions that will enhance your product lines. ...
  • The innovative biotech start up, Shellworks, has raised $6.2 million in funding led by UK-based venture capital firm LocalGlobe.  The firm will use the funds to scale its technology and grow commercia ...
  • BMW has launched its new M4 GT4 race car, featuring Bcomp’s ampliTex and powerRibs natural fibre composite technologies for a range of vehicle components, reported CompositesWorld. Bcomp has recently ...
  • Imagine automotive brake pads made with coffee grounds... No need to imagine it - it's already on the market. A company based in Cambridgeshire, UK, is recycling spent coffee grounds into a bulk, rene ...
  • Solvay, a supplier of cosmetic ingredients, has introduced Mirasoft® SL L60 and Mirasoft® SL A60 - two new high-performance biosurfactants that enable the development of sustainable beauty care produc ...
  • Climate-positive textile material company Spinnova announced on June 21 a partnership with imogo, a cleantech company specialising in sustainable textile dyeing technology, minimising water, energy an ...
  • The Danish brewer Carlsberg revealed on June 22 that it is putting its bio-based and fully recyclable bottles into the hands of consumers for a large-scale trial, in a push to improve sustainability e ...
  • The must-attend event to see sustainable manufacturing solutions, The Greener Manufacturing Show, co-located with Plastic Waste Free World Expo and Conference, returns to Koelnmesse, Cologne, Germany, ...
  • Paper-Based Packaging Solutions: A World of Possibilities

    20 Jul 2022 Guest Post by Sirane Group's NPD Lead Rachel McKenna
    In June, we exhibited at the Plastic Waste Free World Conference & Expo in Atlanta. During the conference, I spoke about our Earth Packaging range and what the latest possibilities are, in terms of ba ...
  • Vancouver based start-up Nexii has raised $35 million in its latest round of funding led by Horizon Technology Finance and Trinity Capital. The company said that its current valuation is nearly $1.6 b ...
  • Sabic, a global chemicals firm has launched a trial project to explore the potential of blockchain technology to support end-to-end digital traceability of circular feedstock in consumer products.  Th ...
  • Novelis, a leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, announced on 19 July a partnership with Sortera Alloys, an industrial scrap metal sorting and recycling company, to recycle and reuse higher amount ...