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Creating energy and valuable products from fruit waste

Waste from the citrus industry can provide biogas and valuable products for a range of industries. This has been shown by Lukitawesa, who recently defended…

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China ends all waste imports

China has confirmed its proposed ban on the imports of all solid waste from the end of the year. A notice issued by the Ministry…

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How a circular economy could aid the COVID-19 recovery

A group of researchers led by the UK’s University of Warwick concluded that a circular economy could help the world recover from the pandemic, while…

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Turning waste plastic into carbon nanotubes to transmit electricity

The Welsh government is backing a cutting-edge science project at Swansea University that changes waste plastics into highly valuable compounds for the energy industries. Deputy…

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In California, 1 million people lack access to clean water

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Tunisia will return ‘toxic waste’ containers to Italy, says minister

  The Tunisian Minister of Environment and Local Affairs, Mustafa Laroui, announced on Monday, that the judiciary has opened an investigation into containers of toxic…

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British Beauty Council calls for ‘responsible consumption’ in the beauty industry

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Tupperware’s Eco line features chemically recycled plastic

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EPA Awards Over $170,000 for Recycling and Food Waste Projects in the Great Lakes Region

The EPA announced that the Center for EcoTechnology, RTI International, and the Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio (SWACO) have been awarded grants totaling $170,907…

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World is running out of time on climate, experts warn

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