iOS app Android app

Bioplastics

Lynne Peeples

Nature Has A Promising Replacement For Hormone-Scrambling Plastics: Shrimp Shells

HuffingtonPost.com | Lynne Peeples | Posted 03.15.2014 | Green

Javier Fernandez admits he's not a huge fan of chess. "I'm not very good either," he says. Nevertheless, his queen, king, rook and knight are attr...

Innovation Earth: Is Zeoform The Plastic Of The Future?

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 11.25.2013 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

I'm outside on a Sunday afternoon writing this column, so ostensibly I should be enjoying the cloudless blue sky and soft breeze as it whispers throug...

A 4P Future: People, Planet, Profit and Plastics

Student Reporter | Posted 06.04.2013 | Green
Student Reporter

It is politically difficult to use cassava in the production of plastic bags instead of as nourishment in the midst of a global food crisis.

Study Finds Bioplastics May Harm Environment

| Posted 10.05.2011 | Green

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. Bad news about “environmentally friendly” biodegradable plastics: They may not be so e...

What Does This Symbol Mean?

The Huffington Post | Joanna Zelman | Posted 06.26.2011 | Green

It’s a man with a toupee doing a headstand! It’s an old-school Super Mario Bros. piranha plant! Nope -- it's actually a new symbol to help identif...

Coke Announces Global Rollout of Plant-Based Plastic Bottles

inhabitat.com | Ariel Schwartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

[Coke] has announced the global rollout of its PlantBottle, a plastic bottle made from a blend of petroleum-based materials and 30% plant based materi...

Green Cell Phone Evolution

Josie Garthwaite | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Josie Garthwaite

Predictions of "revolution" in the mobile tech world come at a dizzying pace these days. Google CEO Eric Schmidt said at the World Economic Forum in D...

Corn Utensils Useless Without Major Composting Efforts

Los Angeles Times | Jenn Garbee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Now that you feel environmentally conscientious for having used a corn fork -- those forks made with corn starch that lately are the darlings of the t...