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...
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...
Efficiency in recycling and circular economy are the keywords of NextChem, a plant for green chemistry by Marie Tecnimont, a group that develops and produces industrial plants for the production of hydrocarbon polymers. The plant is located in Bedizzole, Italy, and...
Rens are the first CoffeeSneakers, shoes made with coffee grounds and recycled plastic. The idea came to two entrepreneurs from Helsinki, Son Chu and Jesse Tran, sneakers addicted and worried about the high environmental impact of coffee grounds, which are...
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...
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...
Fighting global warming, restoring biodiversity, protecting the oceans: these are the main objectives of Fashion Pact signed by thirty-two international companies in the fashion sector, from luxury to fast fashion, from textiles to distribution. Sustainable fashion is...
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...
M.A.D.I. is the Italian wooden house, it is ecological and easy to assemble. This house is an innovative housing solution that combines comfort and respect for the environment and nature. The project, created by Area Legno, was...
Ford has found a clever way of reusing millions of plastic bottles. Each EcoSport SUV that the company produces is fitted with carpets made using 470 single-use plastic drink bottles. The world has a...

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