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Free metro ride for environment-friendly Romans

Rome offers free metro travel for plastic recyclers.

02 Oct 2019 12:40 PM

Chemists working to develop useful compounds from non-edible plant waste

Green chemists find a way to produce eco-friendly items.

19 Aug 2019 9:40 AM

Special edition 64GB pen drive from Kingston, InDeed marks World Earth Day

The pen drive is a simple USB 3.0 64GB flash drive that is loaded with filthy videos right out of the box.

26 Apr 2019 3:36 PM

New Apple lab uses robots to rip apart devices for recycling materials

Daisy an Apple-built robot can now tear apart iPhones at the rate of 1.2 million per year.

20 Apr 2019 11:35 AM

PepsiCo to install plastic crushing machines across Maharashtra in 2 years

It aims to collect, segregate and recycle 6,500 tonnes of PET bottles in the state in the first year through this initiative.

06 Sep 2018 5:09 PM


McDonald's to power its trucks by recycling used cooking oil

Ogale claimed the biodiesel made from the used cooking oil to be a cleaner fuel with 75 per cent lower carbon emissions.

23 Jul 2018 3:45 PM

Contribute consciously to save the environment

Contribute to the environment by consciously making small efforts.

04 Jun 2018 5:51 PM

Here's how hip and knee replacements are being created by recycling discared bones

Health services have to spend millions every year to dispose of over 1 lakh tons of medical waste.

22 May 2018 3:25 PM

Scientists create plastic-eating enzyme

The substance is based on an enzyme which was first produced by bacteria living in a Japanese recycling center.

21 May 2018 9:35 AM

'Infinitely' recyclable plastic developed

Polymers are a broad class of materials characterised by long chains of chemically bonded, repeating molecular units called monomers.

29 Apr 2018 6:51 PM


Yoga collection made from recycled ocean plastic

The 42-piece collection is inspired by graphic prints and pastel palette of muted greys, blues, and blacks.

10 Apr 2018 9:21 AM

New malleable 'electronic skin' self-healable, recyclable

The new e-skin has sensors embedded to measure pressure, temperature, humidity and air flow.

11 Feb 2018 11:44 AM

How to reuse, recycle or sell old phones

From donation to selling them, old phones can be reused for various tasks.

16 Sep 2017 9:29 AM

Recycle, retro style

A city-based start-up is infusing creativity and ecological consciousness into quirky products.

11 Apr 2017 12:18 AM

Nagaland men recycle to save environment, make basins, buckets from tyres

Rows of basins, buckets, flower pots and more, made from used tyres, sold along the highway in Dimapur's Burma Camp area.

09 Feb 2017 11:46 AM


The tales of a public restroom

What is really interesting is that our reflection and our reaction is different even though our external realities are the same.

10 Jan 2017 12:17 AM