Sustainable Chemistry at Industrial Technologies

May 27th, 2016 | Suschem

Industrial Technologies 2016 will be the largest networking conference in the field of new production technologies, materials, nanotechnology, biotechnology and digital technologies in Europe this year with more than 1 250 high level delegates expected.

 

Sustainable Ingredients Emerging from Food Waste

May 26th, 2016 | Food IngredientsGC+News+Roundup.png

FirstGC+News+Roundup.png Sustainability and technological advances are leading to novel ingredients to emerge from food waste.

 

How Apple Prioritizes Sustainability in its Global Supply Chain

May 26th, 2016 | PSFK

How can a single company control the ethics and sustainability of a multinational supply chain?

 

Brazilian Ethics Clash Exposes Science Culture Gap

May 26th, 2016 | SCI DEV

Bureaucracy is an old enemy of Latin American science. The difficulty of importing research material — cell culture for example — and the maze of red tape that researchers must address are real obstacles.

 

UMass Becomes First Major Public University to Divest from Direct Fossil Fuel Holdings

May 25th, 2016 | UMASS Amherst

The University of Massachusetts today became the first major public university to divest its endowment from direct holdings in fossil fuels.

 

Caltech Bioengineer Becomes First Women to Covet $1.1 Million Millennium Technology Prize

May 25th, 2016 | Tech Times

Thanks to her pioneering work on "directed evolution," a professor and engineer from California Institute of Technology (Caltech) has been awarded with the prestigious 2016 Millennium Technology Prize by Technology Academy Finland.

 

 

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