It’s difficult to imagine life without Netflix - few could have predicted that the DVD mail rental service would grow into the Oscar-winning entertainment behemoth it now is. Statistics show that Netflix now has over 158...
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)...
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...
We often hear about refurbished or reconditioned products about electronics and information technology items. Some consumers still show skepticism towards these products, erroneously considered unreliable. However, refurbished items are good not only for the wallet of those who buy them but also for...
As plastic continues to invade the planet, more and more companies and scientists are working to find effective ways to recycle what has already been released into the environment. This is the case of a group of researchers from the University of...
NextChem announces its alliance with Saola Energy to license in the international market a technology for the production of Renewable Diesel (Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil, said HVO) from vegetable oils and residual fats and starts up a roadshow for its promotion on the...
In the not too distant future, producing clean and above all renewable energy in Europe may not cost much, thanks to a project financed by the European community under the Horizon 2020 plan. The idea is as simple as...
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...
Cleaning the oceans from microplastics, administering drugs, freeing the arteries: these are some of the tasks that Xenobots, innovative robots made of living cells and programmed as supercomputers, can perform. Xenobots were created by scientists from Tufts University in...
If the state of the world’s climate change problems makes you want to hide under the covers, we’ve got good news: London’s toxic air is about to get a little bit cleaner. In April last year, London Mayor Sadiq Khan introduced...

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