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The European Commission has proposed a common charger for electronic devices in efforts to alleviate the growing burden of e-waste.
Almost 100 of the UK’s next-generation of science leaders will be granted a total £113m science funding boost to facilitate the commercialisation of their innovations and tackle global challenges from the climate crisis to chronic illness.
The Batteries Roundtable outline the key advice in their recent report aiming to reduce lithium battery fires and improve the environmental impact of electrical waste and its processing.
Mitigating the effects of climate change and safeguarding biodiversity with more than £16m of funding through Natural England’s Peat Restoration Grants. The Department for Environment,...
As water pollution continues to rise, we must find ways to put water quality monitoring in the hands of local communities.
Professor Magda Titirici, outlines the role of graphite in battery technology and how the latest research is helping to shape and achieve net zero targets.
A UK company is utilising satellite data to create technology that will enable the shipping industry to lower its CO2 emissions and facilitate wind power for use on ships.
STFC announces seven novel projects that will transform fundamental science into real-world solutions in areas such as medicine, nuclear security and air pollution, are in progress.
The UK government are to offer farmers further advice, support, and funding to facilitate tackling the challenge of water pollution.
Scientists have identified a method for removing harmful micropollutants from the environment by employing a novel chemistry approach.
New data published by Frontiers highlights that 52% of urban greenhouse gas emissions are generated by just 25 megacities.
Researchers at ETH Zurich have studied the chemicals in plastics worldwide, discovering surprisingly excessive levels of substances of potential concern deliberately used in everyday plastic products.
A study utilising EDGAR technology has indicated that air pollutant emissions have regressed in more developed countries.
A novel study led by researchers at Loughborough University will investigate the use of current electric vehicle chargepoint networks to support their widespread introduction across the UK.
Researchers at Texas A&M have discovered a way to use agriculture byproducts to produce sustainable bioplastics.
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland introduces its PlasticsCompass, an end-to-end method to develop sustainable plastics, from materials selection to production. The headlines are filled...
Researchers have developed a framework to achieve a circular economy for electronic waste, a key objective in achieving a sustainable planet.
A study has concluded that more than one million global deaths in 2017 were attributable to burning fossil fuels.
A research team has developed an innovative method to combat plastic pollution, utilising E. coli bacteria to transform it into vanillin.
The European Council has adopted a new regulation establishing a €17.5 billion fund to ensure that Europe’s green transition is fair and inclusive.