Biochar, activated carbon, and charcoal are three forms of carbon that share similarities in composition and the way they are produced. The latter is something most people are aware of as a medium for sizzling a sausage or burning a […]
A circular economy takes production processes into consideration, promoting the reuse, repair, recycling, recovery and upcycling of materials and products. While making headway on the variety of wastes they can manage sustainably, the waste management industry’s remaining challenge is to […]
How will you will achieve your Net Zero carbon emission targets or exceed them? Onsite energy-from-waste offers a viable and affordable solution. Transforming your waste into energy, onsite greatly reduces the number of ‘waste miles’ that your waste currently travels. […]
“We’re so incredibly utterly devious” … The Wombles. Much focus is rightly made on the upper echelons of the waste hierarchy, as society strives towards a utopian waste scenario where there is zero ‘waste’. I remember from my youth […]
Imagine 770,000 London double-decker busses full of waste. Now imagine a hole big enough to fit them in……. Sadly, in the UK, this amount of waste is being buried beneath our feet each year. This blog explores the alternatives and […]
This post was taken from an adapted Rob Report article By JULIA ZALTZMAN. How are the yachting industry adapting in an environmentally conscious world? Could our technology play a part in the development of Portside, Harbourside and Yacht based waste to […]
What is Earth Day and why is it important? Earth Day has been celebrated every April 22nd since 1970. The main aim of Earth Day is to raise awareness on the negative impact our actions as mankind have on our environment and earth as a […]
This post has been adapted from a recent post in The Guardian. In this article the issue of ‘hybrid plastics’ is discussed, highlighting the problematic waste streams generated by the types of waste that recyclers cannot easily deal with.
Plastics, Pyrolysis & The Pacific Garbage Patch By now, the horror stories of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch; the giant floating island mass in the North Central Pacific Ocean have been covered in abundance in the mainstream media. The mass, […]
Words and Images have been taken from The Future Economy Network group event write up.