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How Packaging Will Affect Our Planet in the Long Run

Society needs packaging to function. The global distribution of goods and transportation of products via air, water and land requires these materials. However, these items, especially plastic, are incredibly detrimental to the environment. Most of the long-term effects are not well understood, considering that consumption levels have increased rapidly in a short period of time….

The Environmental Benefits of Recycling Smartphones

Recycling is one of the most important things you can do to reduce your carbon footprint. It makes perfect sense to squeeze as much as you can out of the materials you use in everyday life. It’s efficient and saves money. This brings up the question of cell phones. Carriers, video game companies and other…

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Recycled plastics for Volvo Cars

In an announcement, the premium car manufacturers Volvo said they are targeting to have a minimum of 25% percent of recycled plastics used in each of their cars due to be launched from 2025. The company has also recommended the usage of recycled plastics for manufacturing sustainable components. It has requested the suppliers to work closely…

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The world’s first recycling gallery is located in Eskilstuna, Sweden

The world’s first recycling gallery is ReTuna where the guests shop in a completely climate-friendly and a new way. In this gallery, old things are taken and renewed by upcycling and repairing. Whatever sold is recycled again and again, also ecologically or sustainably produced. In August 2015, the gallery was opened. It is located in…

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Ways to Reduce and Recycle Waste

From both building construction and households, millions and tons of waste are produced every year. Out of this, the majority of waste ends up in landfills with a very little percentage being recycled. This has demanded a high need for waste minimization, as it will put a great impact on the environment and also on…

Sustainable Fashion-How Can You Make A Difference?

Sustainable Fashion also called an ethical fashion or eco-fashion is an emerging trend that factors in sustainability in the textile industry.  It includes clothing and accessories that are manufactured and used in the most environment-friendly manner which takes account of environmental and socio-economic aspects. Processing raw materials or recycling old garments into a new one…

Infographic: Top 10 Reasons to Recycle

One of the most positive things to save our world is to practice recycling, which is important for both nature and us. Recycling plays a vital role in reducing the negative impact of waste which is generated daily. So everybody has to take this opportunity and encourage each other to start recycling and save our…

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HP Recycling to reduce Environmental Impact

As per news release by HP, more than 75 percent of ink cartridges made by HP are now made with recycled plastic. This is a unique initiative by a technology giant towards helping the environmental cause. More than 75 percent of HP’s ink cartridges and 24 percent of HP LaserJet toner cartridges are now manufactured…