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Recycling Clean Energy Technologies

November 2nd, 2020 | by Guest Contributor

This is an introductory blog post in a series examining current challenges and opportunities for recycling of clean energy technologies. Covered in this series are solar panels, wind turbines, and energy storage batteries


Coca-Cola Launches Paperboard Packaging Solution

August 17th, 2020 | by Jo Borrás

Coca-Cola has announced the introduction of CanCollar, a paperboard packaging solution, for multipack cans that is sustainable, recyclable, and set to keep more than 18 "tonnes" (about 20 tons) of plastic from ending up in the world's oceans each year


Procter & Gamble Plans To Go 100% Recyclable By 2030

August 16th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

Procter & Gamble (P&G), the parent company of many, many brands that we all use, is aiming for 100% recyclable packaging by 2030 — Downy, Bounce, Pampers, Tide, Gain, Gillette, Dawn dish detergent, Vicks vapor rub, and Mr. Clean are just some of the brands under P&


Geomega Will Recycle Rare Earths From USA Rare Earth

July 25th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

Geomega Resources Inc, which is a rare earth cleantech developer for mining and recycling, is partnering up with USA Rare Earth, which is a funding and development partner of the Round Top Heavy Rare Earth and Critical Minerals Project in West Texas, to recycle rare earth–containing production waste


What Are “Ocean-Bound Plastics?”

May 14th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

What are "ocean-bound plastics" and how are they a good (or bad) thing? I saw a tweet in my feed by SwiftOnSecurity using this term that grabbed my attention


Honda Is Giving Batteries From Old EVs A Second Life

April 16th, 2020 | by Jo Borrás

Honda is expanding its partnership with European recycling specialists SNAM, which will collect used batteries from Honda dealers in 22 countries and prepare them for a second life as electrical storage systems for homes or businesses


We Need Solutions For Retired Wind Turbines

February 27th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

We need solutions for retired wind turbines — solutions other than landfills. Scott Coenen, the executive director of the Wisconsin Conservative Energy Forum, has a lot to say about this, and I think we should sit up and pay attention


How Can I Save Planet Earth?

January 12th, 2020 | by Andy Miles

When people ask the question, “what could I do to help save the planet?,” it is all too often on the same level as the whiny kid being asked to take on some responsibility. Those of you who have had, or still have, teenage children will know the kind of scenario



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