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.
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.
Dr Christophe Lasseur, coordinator of the European Space Agency’s Micro-Ecological Life Support System Alternative (MELISSA), studies how to keep astronauts alive in space by recycling their waste products into water, oxygen, food and other materials.
James Cook University (JCU), in partnership with Townsville-based microbial bio-fertiliser provider VRM BioLogik, is leading the charge in the war against food waste a new and innovative technology to turn the waste stream into fertiliser.
MAUSER Group, a worldwide leading company in industrial packaging, have presented innovative and sustainable packaging solutions for a circular economy of tomorrow, during this year’s FachPack exhibition in Nuremberg, Germany.
Amcor has set out to transform the circular capability of flexible packaging with the launch of a new polyolefin barrier film, which is a platform technology for packaging a huge variety of products.
Nestle has pledged to make a significant increase in the amount of recycled plastics it uses in some of its packaging in the European Union.
Construction and demolition (C&D) waste accounts for around 40 per cent of the total waste generated in Australia. Given our national economic growth, this waste stream increased from 14.9Mt in 2006-07 to 19.6Mt in 2014-15, according to the Australian National Waste Report 2016.
New research on the opportunities for urban and industrial innovation in China has found that a transition to a circular economy in the country’s cities could make goods and services more affordable for citizens, while also reducing the impacts generally associated with middle-class lifestyles.
Global safety consulting and certification company UL have introduced the UL 3600, which is a certification document for measuring and reporting circular economy aspects of products, sites and organisations.