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Food and beverage

Scientists at Loughborough explore ways of reducing food waste

6 Mar 2017

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Loughborough University is part of a new ?0.8 million research project examining how food manufacturing systems can be improved to reduce waste.
The two-year project, pharm which received funding from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), online is a joint collaboration between Loughborough and the universities of York and Nottingham.
It will explore how [...]

Environment

Recycling paper liner waste encouraged

27 May 2014

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Avery Dennison and Smurfit Kappa have launched a paper liner recycling initiative.  ?With an annual disposal of more than 300, thumb 000 ton of liner waste in Europe, buy there is significant potential for this recycling program?, cialis says Xander van der Vlies, sustainability director at Avery Dennison Materials Group. ?With the right [...]

Environment

Huge amount of food lost through spoilage

4 Feb 2014

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Forty percent of all foods produced in the less developed countries spoil every day before they reach the consumers. This is a little less than half of all available foods in those countries, ampoule and it also has consequences for the scarce local resources, cialis sale such as land, water and energy.
These [...]

Analysis

Compostable plastics may not harm recyclates argues study

20 Jan 2014

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Up to 10 percent compostable plastics mixing with conventional plastics in post-consumer recycling streams show no or negligible impact on the mechanical performance of the recyclates. This is the key finding of a meta-study published by European Bioplastics.
Bioplastics are biobased, compostable, or both. Biobased plastics films are chemically identical to their conventional counterparts and are [...]

Environment

One quarter of Poles not segregating their waste

9 Sep 2013

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Two months after Poland introduced laws obliging people to segregate their waste, purchase the results are not looking promising for many people.  According to a programme shown on region television by TVP Katowice, mind almost 69 percent of people have seen an increase in the cost of rubbish collection whereas only 9.1 percent [...]

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