A spray instead of plastic. This is the idea developed by a team of scientists from the Politecnico di Bragança (CIMO) who invented a product capable of replacing the classic plastic food packaging. Films, plastic and...
The Concept Shoe is a high-performance running shoe that gets fully recycled into alpine ski boot shells. Hot on the heels of Adidas Futurecraft Loop running shoes that never have to be thrown away, Salomon Sports is...
The Beacon Conferences will outline the main slant of the scientific contents of Ecomondo 2019, the most important European expo dedicated to the circular economy, being held at Rimini expo centre from November 5th to 8th, organized by Italian Exhibition...
European fashion online platform, Zalando has committed to zero carbon deliveries and returns from this week. This includes self-operated properties, parcel transportation and packaging. The pledge is part of Zalando’s new sustainability strategy, “do.MORE,” which aims for a...
The world is changing – and so is travel. New models of regenerative and permacultural design are revolutionising the commercial marketplace, creating products developed responsibly with a potentially infinite lifespan. Sustainable luggage startup...
Since 2017, the Ri-generation project, initiated by Turin-based Astelav, has given new life to washing machines, ovens, dishwashers and refrigerators now destined for landfill, doing good for the environment and creating jobs and inclusion. The remanufactured appliances were sold at...
Sustainable vegetarian fashion designer Stella McCartney has launched the world’s first faux-fur made using plant-based ingredients. Stella McCartney is one of the designers who most care about the environment and multiply the green, vegetarian and cruelty-free initiatives....
A 60-meter athletic track with three lanes, obtained from the recycling of used sneakers. Among these shoes there is a special pair, belonged to Pietro Mennea, Olympic champion in Moscow in 1980 and holder of the world...
At Luxepack Monaco 2019, the international exhibition for the luxury packaging, from the laboratories of Favini, a leading global company for the development of innovative and sustainable graphic specialities, comes REFIT, the new paper made with textile...
Clothing made from recycled down and fabric made with polyester fibres from recycled plastic bottles. This is the idea launched by the Japanese chemical giant Toray. The company - that makes the carbon fiber for cars and planes, and has...

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