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Posted on June 16th, 2016 by Christina Valimaki in Chemical R&D
For years now, there has been a large, sustained effort to try to reduce the amount of waste that is going into landfills and ending up in oceans around the world. But though there have been incremental improvements in the way we think about reuse and recycling, the fact is that our global consumption problem remains massive. Continue reading “Can the Chemical Industry Transform the Way We Consume?” »
Posted on May 4th, 2016 by Christina Valimaki in New Materials & Applications
It’s race season, but there is even more than pure fan exhilaration on offer from Formula 1. Technological innovation in the sport holds the promise to improve light weighting and emissions in our own consumer cars, too. Continue reading “Formula 1 Racing: Innovation with Environmental Impact” »
Posted on March 30th, 2016 by Christina Valimaki in Chemical R&D
Elsevier recently announced the top 5 final proposals for the Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge, launched in collaboration with the University of Lüneburg (Germany) Continue reading “Elsevier’s Green and Sustainable Chemistry Conference in Berlin” »