Engineers have developed a replacement for MDF and chipboard that is made from potato peels and is biodegradable.
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A multi-serviced design practice has created a sustainable Islamic prayer mat using 51 percent less materials than that of a traditional rug.
A new sustainable and innovative powder hair product is waterless and rehydrates in the shower.
The war against plastics has found a new target – disposable toothbrushes.
A new sunshade design could keep buildings cool without using any energy.
Add / Remove Mint Innovation, based in Auckland, New Zealand, has developed a biotechnology ‘recovery’ solution which turns waste into valuable metals. The solution works by using chemicals and microorganisms to bind and concentrate these valuable metals. The solution is also environmentally good as Mint Innovation sources these valuable metals from waste electronics found in […]
Researchers are using a new filter made from jellyfish mucus to reduce plastic waste found in seawater.
A design graduate has created a fire hydrant that doubles up as a public water fountain.
Shoe company creates soles made from a sustainable plant-based material and encourages other companies to do the same.
A US-based furniture company has launched a subscription program that gives customers more flexibility and a place in the sharing economy.
Startup uses cellular biology to create lab-grown fish for a truly sustainable food chain.
A new packaging startup offers companies a sustainable shipping model with reusable packaging made from recycled materials.
Using salt water as energy, this lantern offers a cost-effective and sustainable lighting alternative for rural communities.
A new sustainable design of sneakers are made from a combination of cork, natural rubber, recycled bottles and fungus.
With 100 billion menstrual products thrown away each year, a new sustainable tampon can be re-used, saving money and resources.
A Dutch grocery chain has installed an entirely plastic-free supermarket aisle to help shoppers cut down on plastic packaging.
A new cryptocurrency encourages environmentally-friendly businesses to offset their carbon emissions.
A Spanish company has created a biodegradable urn that is equipped with sensors and water storage to care for a new plant’s life.
A shoe manufacturer has teamed up with San Diego-based Bloom to use algae harvested from waste in streams.
Environmental company Climeworks has developed a technique for filtering carbon dioxide directly out of the air.
UK resource management company is offering a new business solution to companies wanting to reduce coffee cup waste.
YARA’s fully electric and autonomous cargo ship will provide more efficient and environmentally friendly shipping.