Circular Economy -- K Trade Fair
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Developments and Innovations

Recycling plastics sensibly

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Material with added value

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Recycling plastics with bio-technology

No Plastic Waste in the environment

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Eliminate plastic waste in our environment

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VDMA Pavilion as central hub for Circular Economy at K 2019

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American Marketing Association
05/17/2019

People recycle more when they know what recyclable waste becomes

A new study shows that consumers recycle more when they think about how their waste can be transformed into new products. Change the conversation from 'Where does this go?' to 'What does this create?' to increase recycling rates.
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University of Toronto Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering
06/06/2019

Fuels out of thin air: New path to capturing and upgrading CO2

Engineering researchers at the University of Toronto have developed a new electrochemical path to transform CO2 into valuable products such as jet fuel or plastics. The technology could significantly improve the economics of capturing and recycling carbon directly from the air.
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