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Vacuums clean up ocean plastic

Vacuums clean up ocean plastic

Posted Wed, 17 Nov 2010 11:45:06 GMT by Lynn Parr

Five concept vacuum cleaners have been produced, built from waste plastic collected from the world's oceans. A new use has been found for some of the plastic waste contaminating the world's oceans. Five vacuum cleaners have been made from plastic waste, one from each of the oceans where the plastic was collected.

Vacuums clean up ocean plastic

You can put Old Wine in New Bottles

You can put Old Wine in New Bottles

Posted Tue, 16 Nov 2010 17:50:00 GMT by Julian Jackson

Greener, lighter packaging will help reduce carbon emissions. If the packaging was made lighter, some of the most climate-damaging effects would be reduced.

You can put Old Wine in New Bottles

World's first carbon reduction labelled wine enters the market

World's first carbon reduction labelled wine enters the market

Posted Fri, 12 Nov 2010 19:31:01 GMT by Lucy Brake

A New Zealand wine company is leading the world; proudly displaying the carbon footprint of each glass of wine on their bottles. Consumers are increasingly demanding information on the carbon emissions of their food and drink. The New Zealand Wine Company has launched their new brand Mobius; each bottle has a label declaring the actual carbon emissions for each glass produced.

World's first carbon reduction labelled wine enters the market

Dome houses, a revolutionary new housing system

Dome houses, a revolutionary new housing system

Posted Fri, 12 Nov 2010 12:22:00 GMT by Simon Kent

A new approach to garden furniture has led one company to create a solution for housing in deprived and disaster areas. A specialist manufacturing company in Worcestershire is producing a revolutionary new housing system that could offer educational establishments and charities a cost effective solution to re-housing people after disasters.

Dome houses, a revolutionary new housing system

Dutch pledge boosts campaign for sustainable palm oil ahead of GA7

Dutch pledge boosts campaign for sustainable palm oil ahead of GA7

Posted Wed, 10 Nov 2010 17:33:00 GMT by David Hewitt

The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) meets this week in Jakarta. But, despite the Netherlands having now become the first nation to pledge itself to using only sustainably-sourced palm oil, many other members of the global organisation are still lagging behind, environmentalists say.

Dutch pledge boosts campaign for sustainable palm oil ahead of GA7

Aircraft company on target with pioneering technology

Aircraft company on target with pioneering technology

Posted Wed, 10 Nov 2010 11:22:00 GMT by John Dean

Canadian aircraft manufacturer Bombardier is pressing ahead with construction of a new wing which promises to make flight more environmentally-friendly. The company has also been experimenting with fuel from an oilseed crop. The project involves a Bombardier Q400 aircraft and a six-partner consortium based in Canada.

Aircraft company on target with pioneering technology

Arizona's cotton growers target invasive pest with new strategy

Arizona's cotton growers target invasive pest with new strategy

Posted Mon, 08 Nov 2010 13:17:04 GMT by Emma McNeil

A joint initiative by cotton growers, the USDA and the University of Arizona's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences has used a combination of genetically engineered crops and the deliberate release of sterile pink bollworm to almost completely eradicate this invasive pest from the state's cotton crop and allowed Arizona's cotton growers to reduce their use of pesticides.

Arizona's cotton growers target invasive pest with new strategy

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Solar electricity comes to your home-free!

Posted Wed, 02 Apr 2014 12:40:00 GMT by Colin Ricketts

The last of the Indonesian forest?

Posted Thu, 02 Jan 2014 11:40:00 GMT by Colin Ricketts

Recycling, waste and profit

Posted Mon, 16 Dec 2013 16:30:00 GMT by Paul Robinson

The business of applying energy to water needs

Posted Sat, 14 Sep 2013 12:55:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

The BMW i3 - Busy Mit Watts

Posted Mon, 29 Jul 2013 10:05:38 GMT by Dave Armstrong

European Emissions

Posted Fri, 31 May 2013 08:37:59 GMT by Paul Robinson

Public/Private by product networks help businesses turn waste into cash

Posted Mon, 13 May 2013 11:26:48 GMT by Natalie Hummel

Pretty bubbles of disaster

Posted Sun, 21 Apr 2013 15:30:04 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Green Investment Bank - Banking on a Green Future

Posted Fri, 19 Oct 2012 08:14:00 GMT by Julian Jackson

Britain's Green Economy is a Success

Posted Wed, 26 Sep 2012 10:39:48 GMT by Julian Jackson

Debt consolidation - Can it help you to get out of debt?

Posted Thu, 18 Nov 2010 08:15:00 GMT by Ryan Smith

Green grows the building sector

Posted Wed, 05 Oct 2011 12:19:00 GMT by Colin Ricketts

UK sustainable business - Making progress but must try harder

Posted Mon, 10 Oct 2011 14:44:00 GMT by Dave Collier

''Where's the fish!'' call for new salmon jobs plan

Posted Wed, 10 Aug 2011 17:17:00 GMT by Colin Ricketts

Environmental accolade for US company GE Aviation

Posted Thu, 07 Apr 2011 13:59:00 GMT by John Dean

Domestic aviation biofuels industry will need government support says US group

Posted Thu, 26 May 2011 14:44:00 GMT by Colin Ricketts

Toyota's triumph as hybrids accelerate past the 3 million sales mark

Posted Tue, 08 Mar 2011 17:45:00 GMT by Colin Ricketts

Supermarket giant goes jolly green with giant solar array

Posted Wed, 08 Jun 2011 16:44:00 GMT by Colin Ricketts

Old carpet provides a new source of oil

Posted Tue, 04 Jan 2011 16:05:30 GMT by Rachel England

System improves US airline's flight performance

Posted Tue, 18 Jan 2011 15:29:02 GMT by John Dean