A partnership between council officials and local restaurants hopes to restore and protect the surrounding barrier reef by diverting oyster shells from landfill.
Posts Categorized: Eco and Sustainability
Portable tracker delivers water quality data in real time that could defend against flash floods and algae blooms.
A new public space uses repurposed plastic to build a floating park in Rotterdam while its design also prevents more plastic waste from entering the ocean.
An electric company has created an app to send live updates on carbon and electricity usages while also altering users when to switch things on and off.
A Belgian supermarket is creating the shortest supply chain possible by growing produce on its roof and selling it in-store an hour later.
Inspired by cuttlefish, this new autonomous underwater robot propels itself with undulating fins, making it ideal for a variety of tasks.
Engineers have developed a way to strengthen concrete using extracts from root waste vegetables.
One of China’s leading technology companies introduces a mini, wall-mounted washing machine that is quiet and a space and energy saver.
A newly created flexible bio-based paper battery could enable the development of smart packaging.
Engineers have developed a way to use a byproduct from coal power to replace Portland cement.
A new shuttle service accepts singing as a form of payment to encourage festival goers to participate in a sustainable future.
A material science startup company is focusing on recycling agricultural and post-consumer waste into high quality sustainable textiles.
The world’s first electric, autonomous ferry is being tested in Norway in the hope it will end the need for expensive bridges over rivers and canals.
A UK based company has created an app that informs consumers about a product’s story using digital codes and offers rewards through product brand cryptocurrencies.
Postgraduate designers and engineers have developed bio-logging tags to help animals be aware of any potential threats from humans.
A sustainable housing development in the Netherlands uses a new smart street lighting system that works on a wavelength that is comfortable for a rare species of bats.
A new modular conversion technology turns unsorted household waste into reusable raw material rendering future use of landfills obsolete.
Using IoT technology, a connected parking platform alerts drivers to available parking spaces in their area helping to decrease future emission levels in cities.
A new coating for fresh produce helps increase food security by both reusing and reducing agricultural waste.
A Belgium based company is creating circular furniture designs for children to help encourage them to recycle.
Researchers in China have developed solar panels with an integrated electrode that can also harvest energy from the power of falling rain.
Researchers have developed a natural pesticide that does not harm beneficial insects by combining genetic insights with new plant breeding methods.