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New 2025 Roadmap Fast Tracks U.S. Plastics Pact

Aggressive “Roadmap to 2025” refocuses on proactive efforts to boost plastics recycling and to accelerate the transition to a circular economy for plastics. Launched in August 2020, the The U.S. Plastics Pact is a ...
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Novolex launches new production line for compostable cups

Novolex launches new production line for compostable cups

Packaging supplier Novolex has announced that it has launched a new production line in Tennessee, USA to manufacture compostable cold beverage cups made from the plant-based bioplastic, PLA. The clear PLA-based cups ...
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Bacteria-sized robots take on microplastics and win by breaking them down

Bacteria-sized robots take on microplastics and win by breaking them down

Small pieces of plastic are everywhere, stretching from urban environments to pristine wilderness. Left to their own devices, it can take hundreds of years for them to degrade completely. Catalysts activated by ...
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Sản phẩm làm từ công nghệ sợi nấm của Magic Mushroom Company

UK start-up The Magical Mushroom Company moves to large-scale production plastic-free packaging

The 100% biodegradable alternative to polystyrene is already being snapped up by major brands, as the company sets its sights set on rapid European expansion. The Magical Mushroom Company (MMC) has launched ...
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Sử dụng dầu cá, các nhà nghiên cứu làm ra một loại vật liệu giống như polyurethane. (Mikhailey Wheeler)

Scientists produce biodegradable plastic made from fish waste

Scientists working on an alternative to polluting plastic have discovered a biodegradable material derived from fish waste that would otherwise be thrown away, which could be used in a variety of products including packaging and clothing ...
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Loại túi có thể phân hủy mới đang được dùng tại các điểm bán của Co-op để thay thế “túi tái sử dụng”

Co-op ditches plastic ‘bags for life’ and replaces with 10p compostable bag

The 10p compostable carriers will replace Co-op's "bags for life" ahead of the minimum fee for single-use plastic shopping bags at all supermarkets in England doubling to 10p in May. The Co-op ...
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Canadian government officially adds plastic products to its list of “toxic” substances

Canadian government officially adds plastic products to its list of “toxic” substances

The designation is already drawing sharp criticism from industry associations. The Canadian government has officially added “plastic manufactured items” to its list of “toxic” substances on Schedule 1 of the Canadian Environmental ...
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Các hạt vi nhựa trong không khí xuất hiện ở những nơi hẻo lánh trên thế giới, bao gồm cả vùng núi Altai xa xôi ở Siberian. Kirill Kukhmar / TASS / Getty Images

New research reveals how airborne microplastics travel around the world

Scientists consider plastic pollution one of the "most pressing environmental and social issues of the 21st century," but so far, microplastic research has mostly focused on the impact on rivers and oceans ...
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