The researchers managed to use the little springs to cleanse water samples of microplastics over the course of just eight hours.
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The beer giant is promising to cut emissions by 50 percent and ensure all packaging is reusable, recyclable, compostable or biodegradeable by 2025.
Environmental NGO EDF has identified toxic chemicals of concern that must be addressed to ensure health and safety.
The company is ramping up pressure on suppliers to design less wasteful packaging.
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There has been massive pushback against the use of plastics
over the past few years, including single-use plastic bans in cities all over
the world. In response, industrial innovators have responded with a new product
– bioplastics – that seems like the perfect solution. It looks and feels like
plastic, but its made from plants, so it’s good for the environment. Right? Turns out, the answer is much more complicated, and most
likely its just a case of greenwashing. What are bioplastics? Traditional…
You are going to hear a lot about this, it makes everybody’s problems go poof. Just don’t mention the CO2.