CIRCULAR ECONOMY

Initiative launched to implement circular economy in Europe's ports

Initiative launched to implement circular economy in Europe's ports

The LOOP-Ports project, an initiative that looks to encourage a circular economy in Europe's ports, has been launched in the Port of Valencia.

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Germany's Graforce producing environmentally-friendly fuel from wastewater

Germany's Graforce producing environmentally-friendly fuel from wastewater

The Berlin-based tech company Graforce, in partnership with Audi and Berliner Wasserbetriebe, have introduced a unique technology called the Plasmalysis, which saves resources in its highly efficient generation of hydrogen from industrial wastewater....

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Neste and Air BP collaborate to develop sustainable aviation fuel supply-chain

Neste and Air BP collaborate to develop sustainable aviation fuel supply-chainLock icon

Renewable products producer Neste and international aviation fuel products and services supplier Air BP have entered into an agreement to explore opportunities to increase the supply and availability of sustainable aviation fuel for airline customers....

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Energy recovery facility will generate enough electricity for 16,000 homes

Energy recovery facility will generate enough electricity for 16,000 homes

Recovered Energy Australia (REA) proposes to construct a world-leading high-tech process to convert up to 200,000 tonnes per annum of general household domestic waste into baseload renewable energy.

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New report shows how organisations can better handle compostable packaging

New report shows how organisations can better handle compostable packaging

A new study has provided some real-world proof that compostable foodservice packaging can be successfully can be effectively handled and used as feedstock in commercial composting facilities.

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The Ellen MacArthur CE100 programme locks in four more members

The Ellen MacArthur CE100 programme locks in four more members

The opportunity for further collaboration has just been scaled with the joining of four new Circular Economy 100 (CE100) members at the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, namely Du Pont Biomaterials, Procter & Gamble, Lucart and MUD Jeans.

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Carlsberg launches zero-waste strategy

Carlsberg launches zero-waste strategyLock icon

Carlsberg Group is making progress towards achieving a zero-carbon footprint and water wastage, a move the company believes will give consumers a greater tasting beer, while minimising the brand's impact on the environment.

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ANU engineers join the fight against e-waste with new invention

ANU engineers join the fight against e-waste with new invention

A semiconductor with organic and inorganic materials that can efficiently convert electricity into light and is also flexible and thin enough to make devices like mobile phones bendable, has been invented by engineers at the Australian National University...

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Free e-waste pick-up and recycling services for Australia's east coast this week

Free e-waste pick-up and recycling services for Australia's east coast this week

To celebrate International E-Waste Day on October 13, MRI E-cycle Solutions is offering one free e-waste collection for any business located in Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne and Canberra.

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Virgin Atlantic makes world-first biofuel flight

Virgin Atlantic makes world-first biofuel flight

Virgin Atlantic's Boeing 747-400 G-VROM aircraft recently touched down at London Gatwick from Orlando, Florida, marking the very first time a commercial aircraft was flown using sustainable jet fuel made from recycled waste.

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