Topic of the Month: November 2015

More sustainable cosmetics for a clean environment

More sustainable cosmetics for a clean environment
Cellulose particles from beech wood are to be incorporated in different care products ... © Fraunhofer IWM

Cellulose particles from beech wood are to be incorporated in different care products ... © Fraunhofer IWM

... and then assessed in the laboratory for their abrasive or cleaning effect. © Fraunhofer IWM

... and then assessed in the laboratory for their abrasive or cleaning effect. © Fraunhofer IWM

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August 2017: New approaches in the recycling of old tyres

Every year, more than 1.5 billion old car tyres are taken out of service around the world. If they were stacked on top of each other, the pile of tyres would reach from the earth to the moon – about 380,000 kilometres. Up to now, one third of old tyres in Germany have been incinerated to recover energy. Scientists from Chemnitz Technical ...
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