April 28, 2017 | Business Live
Circular economy actors need to collaborate with governments, customers and industry chains to create joint value and to innovate using new business models and technologies.
April 27, 2017 | Pravda Report
Researchers University of Coimbra, University of Aveiro and the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria develop biodegradable plastics from pine sawdust & cellulose fibers
April 27, 2017 | Washington Post
Here's the biology, physics and chemistry behind worms' ability to transform food scraps into nutrient-rich soil, as told by ACS Reactions.
April 25, 2017 | Phys.org
Researchers at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory and Stand University used machine learning – a form of artificial intelligence – to prune away the least likely reaction paths, so they can concentrate their analysis on the few that remain and save a lot of time and effort.
April 24, 2017 | Research Gate
[Conventional] methods for breaking down polyethylene, which use corrosives like nitric acid or certain bacteria, take months to work. By contrast, 100 wax worms can biodegrade 92 milligrams of polyethylene in a mere 12 hours.
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