Plastic represents almost all of the waste found in the world's seas and is the main waste found on the beaches. The Mediterranean Sea is today among the most polluted seas in the world because of the plastic which represents 95% of...
About 14 million new plants were born from old pencils, thanks to the invention of the Danish company Sprout. Recycling and environmental sustainability are the basis of the intuition of its founder, Michael Stausholm, who decided to give new...
A low environmental impact and high performance material for the construction of photovoltaic devices called solar luminescence concentrators (Lsc) that can be integrated into buildings has been developed by researchers from the Institute of Structure of Matter of the...
Smart Bin arrives, the “intelligent” container that issues discount vouchers to citizens who properly dispose of electrical and electronic waste (WEEE). It is one of the innovative solutions for the circular economy and environmental sustainability that ENEA presents at...
The use of electric means of transport can ensure a reduction in polluting emissions attributable to traditional vehicles. Furthermore, as the share of electricity produced from renewable energy sources increases, the impacts of electric vehicles would be further minimized....
Innovative, sustainable and natural packaging capable of replacing plastic packaging: the idea was developed by IUV, an Italian start-up that launched edible and biodegradable films with the aim of replacing the plastic packaging of the Food & Beverage sector and reduce food...
To produce electricity and heat from waste and scraps in a more efficient and economical way thanks to an innovative system for the gasification of biomass, residues and wastewater. This is what the patent developed by the ENEA Bioenergy,...
Italy is at the forefront when it comes to green innovation and sustainable materials. In particular, research is making progress in the field of new technologies for food preservation. Italian research is making significant progress. Researchers from the ENEA Center in Portici (Naples)...
Pineapples are rich in vitamins, enzymes and antioxidants, and they are considered one of the most important fruits in the world. However, the harvesting of this delicious and healthy fruit results in tons of pineapple leaves waste which are...
The winds of change have never been stronger, especially when it comes to meeting the world’sneeds for clean, renewable energy. Siemens Gamesa’s new SG 14-222 DD offshore Direct Drivewind turbine now sees the light of day as a part...

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